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Common Ground Magazine
Independent magazine about health, the environment, personal growth and creativity.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Serving both developed and developing countries, FAO acts as a neutral forum where all nations meet as equals to negotiate a...
International Fund for Agricultural Development
IFAD is a specialized agency of the United Nations established as an international financial institution in 1977 as the outcome of a conference organized in response to the food crises of the early 1970s that primarily affected th...
Southern African Development Community
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has been in existence since 1980, when it was formed as a loose alliance of nine majority-ruled States in Southern Africa known as the Southern African Development Coordination Con...

News Releases

alPHa Fuels Campaign to Put Food in the Budget for low-income Ontarians
2009-02-26
Association of Local Public Health Agencies
alPHa is partnering with the 25 in 5 Network for Poverty Reduction in an Ontario-wide campaign to urge the Ontario government to add a $100 Healthy Food Supplement to the Basic Needs Allowance for all...
Food for Thought Symposium Attracts World Renowned Experts
2009-01-29
Association of Local Public Health Agencies
alPHa Promoting Child Health by Advocating A Ban on Commercial Advertising of Food and Beverages Targeted to Children. Positive Benefits of Physical Activity Highlighted at Launch of 2009 Great Waterf...
How Sweet It Is
2011-02-09
Colette Robicheau -- Organizing Consultant and Coach
Beat the winter blahs by hosting a dessert party! These simple tips will ensure you host the soiree of the season and provide a great pick-me-up for you and all your friends.
Provincial Nutrition Society agrees new School Food and Beverage Policy is a positive step
2010-01-15
Ontario Public Health Association
The Ontario Society of Nutrition Professionals in Public Health (OSNPPH) and the Ontario Public Health Association (OPHA) applaud the Ontario Ministry of Education for the release of the School Food a...

Sources Select Resources

CIJ Convention - Food
Article
1980
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Connexions Library: Food Focus
Website
Connexions Information Sharing Services
Selected articles, books, websites and other resources on food.
Digestion
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Digestion is the mechanical and chemical breaking down of food into smaller components that can be absorbed into a blood stream, for instance.
Food
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Food is any substance or materials[1] eaten or drunk to provide nutritional support for the body or for pleasure.
Food & Nutrition Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
Spokespersons, Experts, and Resources
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A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on topics related to food and nutrition in the Sources directory for the media.
Food fortification
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Food fortification is the public health policy of adding micronutrients to foodstuffs to ensure that minimum dietary requirements are met.
France Remains Faithful to Food as Meals Continue to be a Collective Affair
Chemin, Anne
Article
2014
The Guardian
In France, life is dominated by three shared meals, and it's taboo to break the ritual, writes Anne Chemin.
Health claims on food labels
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Article
Health claims on food labels are claims by manufacturers of food products that their food will reduce the risk of developing a disease or condition.
How the Great Food War Will Be Won
Latham, Jonathan
Article
2015
Independent Science News
Thus the necessary shift in perception is to see that, as in most wars, the crucial struggle in the food war is the one inside people's heads. And that the great food war will be won by the side that ...
Jamie Oliver: 'Tell me Mr Gove, Mr Lansley. How can we stop Britain being the most unhealthy country in Europe?'
In the 10 years since opening his Fifteen restaurant, Jamie Oliver's campaigns have gone global. But his passion to improve British schools
Adams, Tim
Article
2012
The Guardian
Jaime Oliver continues in his challenge to the educate people on healthy eating, with or without the British government's aid.
Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - August 13, 2016
Sports and Politics
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
2016
Connexions
Sports and politics have always been intertwined, though perhaps never as much so as in the current era. In the modern sports era, survival and success depend largely on the favour of corporations, wh...
Why India's first 100% organic state matters
Oberst, Lindsay
Article
2016
The Food Revolution Network
In a mountainous region in eastern India, Sikkim is now a 100% organic state, with no chemical pesticides or fertilizers and no GMOs. This matters because it shows that organic food in an entire regio...

Sources Bookshelf

Altered Genes, Twisted Truth
How the Venture to Genetically Engineer Our Food Has Subverted Science, Corrupted Government, and Systematically Deceived the Public
Drucker, Steven M.
Book
2015
Drucker elucidates the scientific facts about genetically engineered foods that the PR myths have been obscuring.

Media

Alive Magazine
Alternative health and nutrition.
Appeal Magazine
A stylish food magazine for consumers of all tastes.
Atlantis: A Women's Studies Journal
A journal devoted to current scholarship and approaches to the discipline of Women's and Gender Studies.
Bar & Boissons
French version of Bar and Beverage Business.
BC Woman Magazine
Health, beauty, and fashion.
Century Home
Showcasing private homes. Decorating and renovating ideas.
Doctor's Review
Travel and leisure for Canadian physicians, with destinations a travel tips tailored to their personal & professional travel needs.
Family Health & Life
Different editorial sections catering to a wide range of audiences, the core revolving around your and your family's health. General interest articles and more specialized topics such as healthy livin...
Filipino TV
Broadcasts programming from the Philippines and locally produced Canadian content. Features a wide array of programming from music, sports and entertainment to current affairs and lifetstyle programmi...
Food and Drink
Ontario wines and food.
Food for Thought
News and information about Alberta's agriculture and food industry. Entertains its readers with articles on food trends, user-friendly recipes using Alberta products, profiles of leaders in the food &...
Food in Canada
Directed to owners and managers within the food industry.
Food Network
Airs programming related to food, cooking, cuisine and the food industry.
Harrowsmith Country Life
Rural lifestyle magazine.
Homemaker's Magazine
Recipes, health, and social issues.
Latin Life News
Showcasing the best of Canadian Latin culture.
Natural Life Magazine
Addressing contemporary health, personal, environmental and lifestyle issues in a positive and intelligent manner since 1976.
7 Jours
Food, health, beauty and celebrity interviews.
Style
For Canada's apparel manufacturers, designers and retailers.
Tidings
Canada's food & wine magazine.
Tonic Toronto
Tonic Toronto is a home delivery magazine with a focus on fitness, wellbeing and environmental issues.
Western Living
Reflecting the lifestyle, spirit and design aesthetic of western Canada.

Government Ministries & Agencies

Canadian Grain Commission
The Canadian Grain Commission is the federal agency which regulates grain handling in Canada and sets grain quality standards. It inspects grain, licenses grain companies, operates a research laborato...
Freshwater Fish Marketing Corporation
The FFMC is the buyer, processor and marketer of freshwater fish from Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Northwest Territories, and part of Northwestern Ontario.


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