SPEAKER: ADRA – disaster relief, primary health, economic development, and more

adra1The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) works with people in poverty in over 125 countries to create just and positive change through empowering partnerships and responsible action. Continue reading

SPEAKER: Canadian Foodgrains Bank – food security and agriculture

Youth Engagement Coordinator, Roberta Gramlich, is happy to come speak to your class about the Canadian Foodgrains Bank and related issues. Feel free to contact her: Continue reading

Food Security Learning Tour for Educators

Join Canadian Foodgrains Bank on a trip to Ethiopia in July, 2015 on an International Food Security Learning Tour for Educators!

This is a two week trip which includes orientation and Canadian Foodgrains Bankdebriefing sessions, visits tocommunity projects in Ethiopia supported by Canadian Foodgrains Bank and its network, and visits with other stakeholders such as the Government of Ethiopia. Continue reading

TOOL: Peg Website – Data on Winnipeg’s well-being

peg2Want a map that shows educational attainment broken down by neighbourhood?

Need to know how much community garden space per capita is available in your area?

Curious where there are houses in major need of repair? Continue reading

IDEA: Organize a Petition in Support of “Sow Much Love”

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Seeds are the heritage of family farmers and peasants, who preserve them to feed their families, their communities, and the world. However, seeds are increasingly being controlled and privatized by multinational companies. Without access to seeds, the way of life of small family farmers and peasants, most of whom live in the Global South, is threatened. Continue reading

IDEA: Create a “Harvest of Letters” in support of Food Security

ImageThe Canadian Foodgrains Bank (CFGB) works to improve food security and respond to crises around the world.

One of the ways Canadian Foodgrains Bank works to end global hunger is by influencing public policies. Continue reading