Welcome to the Food Policy Council for KFL&A

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The Food Policy Council for Kingston, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington (KFL&A) 

is an independent body consisting of a diverse group of members who live or work in KFL&A area. The Council’s mandate is to work towards the KFL&A Food Charter’s purpose of creating a secure* and sustainable**food system*** for our region.


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Humans of Basic Income,

Thursday, October 11, 7pm

Ellis Auditorium, 58 University Avenue, Queen’s University, Kingston
Speakers: Jessie Golem (Basic Income recipient and photographer Humans of Basic Income)
Josephine Grey (Human Rights Organizer with Low Income Families Together

For more info please contact: craig.berggold@queensu.ca

647-328-9383


 

 

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Definitions:

*Secure (also known as ”food secure” or “food security” or “community food security”): Food security occurs when all community members have access to safe, healthy, affordable food and culturally appropriate food. Food security promotes sustainable practices so that we respect and protect our environment. Food security also includes social justice whereby food is recognized as a basic human right.

**Sustainable: Sustainable food systems consider long-lasting, self-supporting and fair practices and work to enhance the social, economic and environmental health of a place.

***Food system: A food system includes food production, food processing, food distribution, food access, food consumption, food education and waste management.