Social Resilience and Adaptation Award

Climate change and other major social and ecological challenges are happening now and getting worse. While we mitigate and prevent as much of the damage as possible, we must also adapt our society for what is coming. At the community level we can prepare for global and local challenges by building networks with neighbours and…

Create your own edible, urban forest

Need a tasty way to build community resilience? If we’re going to approach the impacts of climate change, not only do we need strong bonds between insects and plants to foster ecological diversity, we also need to pollinate strong social networks at the neighbourhood level. Only then can we can rise to any challenges we…

Ontario Budget endorses food security

With three of the top five ideas being in food (and the other two in mental health), the public has shown food as high priority, and the need for significant further investment by the government after the next election.