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We live in a challenging food environment. Unhealthy food is everywhere: in our local supermarkets, our children's schools, our... Read more
PUBLISHED 2016-05-02 –     New report on global food security and climate change: Canada should reassert itself as... Read more
This opinion article by Diana Bronson (Executive Director of Food Secure Canada) has been published on Upstream : full version avaiable... Read more
Thursday, April 28, from 12H00 to 1H00 IPBES Conceptual Framework webinar combines an overview of main elements: anthropogenic assets;... Read more
$1-trillion investor coalition demands corporate action on ‘systemic overuse’ of antibiotics in global meat and poultry supply... Read more
(From left to right: Cathleen Kneen, Amanda Sheedy & Anna Paskal) Amanda Sheedy, FSC’s Director of Development and Engagement... Read more
August 10-14, 2016, Toronto, Canada The XIV World Congress of Rural Sociology Program Committee has extended the early registration... Read more
    Household food insecurity, inadequate or insecure access to food due to financial constraints, is the subject of the... Read more
On April 2, over 120 people representing unions, political parties, civil society, and more joined Food Secure Canada for a luncheon... Read more
Tuesday May 31 2016 • Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth • Montréal, Quebec Information and registration The Conference Board... Read more
"Sharing research that grows organic” is the theme of the Second Canadian Organic Science Conference. On the program: two days... Read more
Food Tank will convene four two-day Summits in 2016 bringing together some of the world’s most impactful food system leaders. Each... Read more
The Meal Exchange National Student Food Summit is Canada's largest student food leadership retreat. Students from across Canada come... Read more
Hosted by: Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior Wednesday, May 17, 2016 from 1:30 PM EDT Presenter: Julie Buck EdD, MHE,... Read more
Hosted by: Nutrition Resource Centre Thursday, May 5, from 12:00 to 13:00 Should we tax sugar-sweetened beverages? Will this reduce... Read more
Hosted by: Nutrition Resource Centre Wednesday, April 27, from 12:00 to 13:00 In recent years, a number of eating patterns, including... Read more
  Agriculture in Canada is facing a succession crisis. More than half of the Canadian farming population is over 55 and 80% are... Read more
Indigenous communities in Northern Canada are experiencing a food security crisis with serious implications for health and well-being.... Read more
All kids in Canada deserve healthy food every day in school Canada remains one of the few industrialized countries without a national... Read more
  Every Canadian has the right to food according to International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, ratified by... Read more
  We want to bring the food movement together and make food an election issue. It will take more than the marketplace to create a... Read more
Becoming a volunteer with Food Secure Canada. Food Secure Canada is a pan-Canadian alliance of organizations and individuals... Read more
Alberta, G-7 Countries Lead the Pack, while Feds Remain Inactive For immediate release OTTAWA/TORONTO, March 22, 2016:  The... Read more
Hosted by Sustainable Food Trust San Francisco, United States, April 14 - 17 Under the theme of The True Cost of American Food, this... Read more
Ottawa, April 3 Hosted by Upstream Join Canada's Social Determinants of Health leaders and decision makers for an exciting two-part... Read more