Archives: federal election
Monday, November 9, 2015
Upcoming Event: Next Steps for Food Policy in Canada
The outcome of the upcoming federal election has created new directions and opportunities to work towards policy change for more just, sustainable food systems. On November 15, Food Secure Canada is hosting a Collective Think with food system leaders from across Canada to explore next steps for food policy and advocacy. Presentations on the post...
Monday, October 19, 2015
Putting National Food Debates back on the Menu
When the ‘Community First’ project launched four years ago at Carleton University with a debate on ‘Food in the North,’ the idea of creating a national food policy in Canada was a murmur, a distant vision. What started as a SSHRC-funded partnership project blossomed into a national debate on “country food” and food sovereignty,...