Food Systems Lens on the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance’s Mandate Letter

Find here the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance (Chrystia Freeland)’s mandate letter.

Food system priorities within this mandate include:

• Immediate priority to ensure targeted supports remain available, as needed, for Canadians and businesses that continue to struggle as we finish the fight against COVID-19, including support to the hospitality industry. 

• Work to make life more affordable for middle class Canadians and their families, including building off our sustained investment in early learning and child care and taking significant action on housing affordability.