Our Community of Practice was regularly scheduled to come together on March 17 – but of course, by then we knew nothing was going to be “regular” about our conversation. We’ve been meeting every two weeks since that conversation as food security, sovereignty, and justice efforts have been incredibly (re)deployed across so-called BC. Read gentle recaps of these conversations as we send them to the CoP list.Read More
The Gleaner is a bi-weekly round-up of blog posts, new stories, featured resources and important happenings from the BC Food Security Gateway.
The Gateway supports knowledge exchange and collaboration to address food security in BC, including hosting an amazing community of practice, whose work we are delighted to highlight.Read More
The Gateway will post credible resources on Covid-19 for the BC Food Security/Food Sovereignty community during the pandemic. Our Community of Practice is also meeting twice a month right now to support each other.Read More
Thanks to community of practice members who are sharing how they are stewarding community gardens safely. Aaren Topley shared the Guidelines from the City of Victoria: In order to reduce the risks, we strongly recommend to not share tools at this time. Please advise members and volunteers to bring their own tools to […]Read More
Do you have a vision for what building relationships between farmers and housing providers might accomplish?
Maurita Prato of Lush Valley does. In collaboration with a social housing coalition in the Comox Valley, they have created a roadmap showing how how existing food action programs like good food boxes, gleaning and food literacy programs can bring good food into the social, supportive, and transitional housing systems in the region.Read More
The Gleaner is a bi-weekly round-up of blog posts, new stories, featured resources and important happenings from the BC Food Security Gateway. Come explore the wickedest question in food systems work with us.Read More