Food Systems and Policy

An Assessment of Canadian Food Charters: Highlights and Recommendations for the KFL&A Healthy Eating Working Group

By Megan Jaquith, MPH

KFL&A Food Charter

Prepared by the KFL&A Healthy Eating Working Group

The Food Policy Council framework: An Initial Framework for KFL&A Food Policy Council
Prepared by 8020Info Inc. with support form the KFL&A Healthy  Eating Working Group

Ontario Food and Nutrition Strategy

Prepared by the Sustain Ontario Design Team

Municipal Food Policy Entrepreneurs: a preliminary analysis of how Canadian cities and regional districts are involved in the food systems change
By Rod MacRae and Kendal Donahue

 An Initial Framework for KFL&A Food Policy Council 

Food Security

A Primer on Food Security in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (November 2015)

Prepared by the Food Policy Council for KFL&A

Food and Education

Korzun, M., & Webb, C. (2014). Opportunities to fill the gaps in knowledge about the impacts of food education for children and youth in Ontario. Guelph, ON: Institute for Community Engaged Scholarship.

Comprehensive literature review looking at studies about food education.


Backgrounder on Food Literacy, Food Security, and Local Food Procurement in Ontario’s Schools