Food Security Links

Food security is having nutritious food that is readily accessible in sufficient amounts and that each person finds acceptable. Additionally, it includes promoting environmental sustainability in the production and distribution of food, and equal rights for everyone involved in the system, from producers to consumers. It is a multi-faceted topic that is relevant to everyone because we all eat!

Learn more about this fascinating subject with some of the links below:

BC Food Security Gateway
BC Food Systems Network
Cedar Cottage Garden Society
Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House
Cedar Cottage Seed Saving Collective
City Farmer – Garden Sharing
Community Kitchens Project
Dietitians of Canada Cost of Eating in BC 2012 Report
Environmental Youth Alliance
Farm Folk/City Folk
FFCF: Local Heroes (video – 6min)
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
get local
Grandview-Woodlands Food Connection
Helping Spirit Lodge
MOBY Garden
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House
Society for a Genetic Engineering Free BC
South Vancouver Neighbourhood House
Vancouver Coastal Health – Food Security
Vancouver Farmers Markets
Vancouver Food Policy Council
Vancouver Native Health Society
Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Networks

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