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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, June 20, 2017 - As the Food Policy for Canada Summit approaches, June 22-23, 2017 at the Infinity... Read more
You're invited to a Stop Marketing to Kids Coalition Webinar on June 21st at 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT.  Join us for an exclusive... Read more
BC Food Systems Network (BCFSN), a project on Tides Canada‘s Shared Platform, works to create healthy, just and sustainable food... Read more
Le 15 juin à 18 h 30, la Maison du développement durable, en collaboration avec la Fondation David Suzuki, présente le film... Read more
Keep the conversation going and spread the word about Five Big Ideas for a Better Food System!   Facebook: Twitter:... Read more
On May 29, 2017, Minister of Agriculture Lawrence MacAulay announced the launch of consultations for A Food Policy For Canada. The... Read more
On June 5, join Social Development Canada for a Facebook Live Town Hall discussion with Minister Jean-Yves Duclos on how to help... Read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Toronto, May 29, 2017 – Food Secure Canada welcomes the launch of consultations on the new National Food Policy,... Read more
The Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry’s recent report, Market Access: Giving Canadian Farmers and Processors the World asserts... Read more
Today's industrial food and farming systems have succeeded in supplying large volumes of foods to global markets. Yet, they are... Read more
A Proposal from Food Secure Canada on National Food Policy Canadians are concerned with the health and sustainability of the food they... Read more
Do you know what children are seeing online? According to recent research, Canadian kids spend almost 8 hours a day in front of screens and... Read more
New report card uses a comprehensive approach to examine sustainability in Canada’s food systems A new report card, created by... Read more
Joins us for the next webinar in the Northern Food Network Webinar Series, on June 19th at 1pm EST.   THEME: "Growing Food... Read more
Increase in young women farmers offers glimmer of hope in otherwise troubling snapshot of Canadian Agriculture The 2016 Census of... Read more
The New Farmer Initiative was a pan-Canadian network of Food Secure Canada (2010-2017) bringing together groups and stakeholders working to... Read more
To achieve nutrition for all, food and nutrition professionals need an understanding of ecological sustainability issues such as... Read more
The Canadian Association for Food Studies (CAFS) will host its twelfth annual assembly at Ryerson University in Toronto, Ontario, May 27–30... Read more
FoodThinkers - You are invited to attend the Policies, Practices, & Partnerships: Reducing Food Waste Symposium on May... Read more
Recreation facilities can provide a healthy, supportive environment that offers opportunities for both active living and making healthier... Read more
A changing climate, combined with shifting economic realities, threatens the sustainability of the global food system and exacerbates food... Read more
The 2016 Census of Agriculture, released today by Statistics Canada, further illustrates several concerning trends in our food system... Read more
By Susan Alexander  In 2017, the governments of Scotland and Canada will launch consultations towards new legislation for their... Read more