Tag archive for Food Charter

Markham Agricultural Advisory Committee (MAAC)

Website Est. 2011 Background: In 2008, Markham initiated an Agricultural Assessment Study that concluded with recommendations, including the creation of a Agricultural Advisory Committee and a food charter. Also during this year,

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Vancouver Food Policy Council (VFPC)

Website Est. 2004 Background: In 1990, the need to enhance local food security became recognized in Vancouver. The Vancouver Food Policy Organization (VFPO) was formed in 1995, however their funding was lost

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Waterloo Region Food System Roundtable (The Roundtable)

Website Est. 2007 Background: The Region of Waterloo Public Health led a process in 2005-2006 to develop a food system plan, beginning with their discussion paper, titled Towards a Healthy

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Central Okanagan Food Policy Council (COFPC)

Website Est. 2007 Background: In March 2006, the first Food Security Forum was held to bring together community stakeholders. A second Food Security Forum was held the following March. In October 2007,

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Toronto Food Policy Council (TFPC)

Website Est. 1991 Background: The TFPC was first established in 1991 as a subcommittee of the Board of Health to advise the City on food policy issues. The TFPC is administratively situated

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