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July TFPC Meeting: Market City

Wednesday, July 13, 1:30-5:00p.m. This month’s meeting will be a walking tour to highlight a few of Toronto’s public markets. We will be hearing from market managers, city staff, and

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Toronto Agricultural Program Update

Toronto Agricultural Program Update

On November 13, 2013 Toronto City Council adopted a number of motions with regards to the Toronto Agricultural Program. The program and workplan will be guided by a joint City-Sector Steering Committee

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Food Citizenship and Community Food Security: Lessons from Toronto, Canada

Abstract: The Toronto Food Policy Council (TFPC) was created in 1990 as a vehicle for “food citizenship.” Its creators challenged the assumptions that hunger was mainly a problem of income

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Food Policy Encounters of a Third Kind: How the Toronto Food Policy Council Socializes for Sustain-ability

Abstract: Reviewing the development of key Food Policy Councils, including the Toronto Food Policy Council, the social importance of these sustainability and change-making bodies is clarified, this article examines the

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So Why is the City of Toronto Concerned About Food and Agriculture Policy? A Short History of the Toronto Food Policy Council

Abstract: This article responds to questions regarding the city’s interests in food policy, and the creation of the Toronto Food Policy Council. By drawing out the layers involved in food

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