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Health is wealth, and good nutrition is what it takes

“Food is medicine and I want to heal the people,” says Ala’a Eideh, a long time FMM Nutrition Mentor and educator who is helping people make positive change so they are better fed.  Ala’a recently joined the staff as Facilitation Co-ordinator. Ala’a first became involved with Food Matters Manitoba when the Immigrant Centre, an organization …

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Le Conseil alimentaire de Winnipeg : Chronologie des progrès du comité

Myreille Fortin coordonnateur de programme et Jeanette Sivilay, coordinnateur du Conseil alimentaire 2017 : Formation du Conseil alimentaire de Winnipeg (Ville de Winnipeg, 2017) La création du Conseil alimentaire a été approuvée par le Conseil municipal de la ville de Winnipeg en février 2017. Le rôle du Conseil alimentaire est donc divisé en trois tâches …

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Food Security Conversations: Brandon and Winnipeg

Radio Canada August 27, 2019 Interview with Myreille Fortin Video Link CTV August 28 Interview with Rob Moquin Video Link How can the province ensure every community has access to healthy and affordable foods? What public services and programs are needed to support sustainability throughout the food system? Food Matters Manitoba is working with the …

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Winnipeg Food Council, Winnipeg Food Strategy

Winnipeg Food Council and Food Matters Manitoba announce Winnipeg Food Strategy July 10, 2019 (Winnipeg, MB):  The City of Winnipeg has contracted Food Matters Manitoba to coordinate the Winnipeg Food Council and deliver on initial outcomes of the city’s very first food strategy. Councillor Brian Mayes, Chair of the Winnipeg Food Council, has been a …

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