Dr. Valerie Tarasuk joined The Big Story Podcast to talk about the need for policy action to address the high and persistent rate of household food insecurity in Canada.
January 26, 2023
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PROOF has sent an open letter calling for a stop to the unsubstantiated assertions in government consultations that a school food policy will reduce food insecurity for families.
December 9, 2022
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We recently released our latest report on household food insecurity in Canada. In 2021, 15.9% of households in the ten provinces were food-insecure. Learn more about it here.
August 16, 2022
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If nothing is done to increase the incomes of vulnerable households in line with inflation, we can expect to see food insecurity worsen.
March 16, 2022
Statistics Canada’s new report marks the release of new data on food insecurity — the first from Canadian Income Survey (CIS).
January 7, 2022
PROOF started in 2011 through a CIHR Programmatic Grant to identify viable and effective policy interventions to reduce household food insecurity in Canada.
December 15, 2021
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Our new study comparing food insecurity in Newfoundland and Labrador between 2011-2012 and 2017-2018 found that food insecurity had gotten worse.
December 10, 2021
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We’ve known for a while that Black households in Canada are more likely to be food insecure, but little has been done to better understand this disparity.
October 26, 2021
Dr. Valerie Tarasuk, spoke with host Dr. Erica Di Ruggiero about food insecurity in Canada in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
September 8, 2021
Our new study looks food insecurity in the early days of the pandemic as it relates to employment and the new federal funding for food charity.
May 7, 2021
Household Food Insecurity in Canada
How many Canadians are affected by household food insecurity?
Who are most at risk of household food insecurity?
What are the implications of food insecurity for health and health care?
What can be done to reduce food insecurity in Canada?
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