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  The fall of the Canadian dollar below the 70-cents-US mark is expected to leave Canadians with higher grocery bills. This... Read more
This open letter to federal Health Minister Jane Philpott was sent on January 13, 2016 to introduce a Food and Nutrition Fact Sheet and to... Read more
We live in a challenging food environment. Unhealthy food is everywhere: in our local supermarkets, our children's schools, our... Read more
Released in October 2015, The Conference Board of Canada's inaugural Annual Report Card on food assesses Canada’s food and... Read more
December 10, 2015 A research paper suggests that a subsidy program to offset high Arctic grocery bills still hasn't fixed problems... Read more
December 8, 2015 A new Statistics Canada report finds that food insecurity, lack of access to health care, and inadequate housing are... Read more
December 4, 2015 A new partnership between First Nations in northwestern and northeastern Ontario is designed to make fresh food and other... Read more
November 30, 2015 Bennett said the new ministers of justice, environment, health and fisheries will be her new best friends in “... Read more
December 2, 2015 The Arctic is tightly linked with the rest of the world. Inuit and other northerners face the challenges of living on the... Read more
December 1st, 2015 After 30 years of food banks in Canada, the Hunger Count 2015 report just released by Food Banks Canada shows food bank... Read more
Do you care about healthy and sustainable food for everyone? Do you think we need a national food policy to get there? Thanks... Read more
November 27, 2015 On the occasion of the United Nations climate change conference in Paris (November 30- December 11), Eye on the Arctic... Read more
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM (EST) Hosted by: Community Food Centres Canada Join us on Tuesday, December 8th from 12:... Read more
SEPTEMBER 7–9, 2016 MONTRÉAL, CANADA Local Governments and Social Economy Stakeholders Allies for the intelligent and... Read more
November 23, 2015 A charitable organization that helps Canadians living with food insecurity says the federal government should help... Read more
October 1st, 2015 The Free Press posted an opinion article about food security by Norma Kassi and Amanda Sheedy on its website (Food... Read more
October 27, 2015 FORT SIMPSON, Northwest Territories, Canada, Oct 27 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - S hipping food to this remote village... Read more
September 10, 2015 TORONTO — A handful of university students have completed the construction of a greenhouse in Nunavut to grow... Read more
March 25, 2015 When it comes to buying the variety and quantity of food they need, Nunavut residents have it harder than anyone else in... Read more
March 21st, 2015 Because I live in the North, I’ve been getting questions from my friends in southern Canada about what they can do... Read more
November 4, 2015 A new look at high school attendance across Nunavut shows that students’ relationships — with their parents,... Read more
November 6th, 2015 On Oct. 19, the Conservative Party of Canada’s dominance in northern Canada collapsed, blown away like a scrap of... Read more
November 9, 2015 One of out every four First Nations people living off-reserve in Manitoba faces an ongoing struggle to put food on the... Read more
November 19, 2015 Over thirty members of the Coalition for Healthy School Food packed into Food Secure Canada’s office last week... Read more