After years of lobbying by Food Secure Canada and others, the Trudeau government charged the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food with leading the development of a National Food Policy (NFP). The process is already underway inside government, and public consultations will start later this year.
But what does this mean? Food Secure Canada has prepared a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) with links to relevant resources about the antecedents, risks and opportunities, and the process itself for developing this policy.
Informed participation by the Canadian food movement will make the difference, check out the FAQs here and get involved!