PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity

PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity

Type NGO
Website proof.utoronto.ca
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Location Toronto, ON Canada Canada
Functions Research
Tags food security social policy
Summary PROOF is an interdisciplinary research team investigating household food insecurity in Canada. The goal of this research program is to identify effective policy approaches to reduce household food insecurity, which is defined as the inadequate or insecure access to food due to financial constraints.


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PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 9 September 2022 English

Based on the number of positive responses to the questions posed, households are classified as food secure (no indication of any income-related problems of food access), marginally food insecure (some …



PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 4 January 2022 English

It’s clear that this understand- from our public from universities across North Our research on the extent ing of food insecurity is missing America to examine this data and of …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 14 May 2021 English

Provincial Policy Levers to Reduce Household Food Insecurity Food insecurity - the inadequate or insecure access to food due to financial constraints - is monitored by Statistics Canada through the …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 3 February 2021 English

3.0% 5.7% 4.0% Prevalence Households Households Households in Canada are in Canada are in Canada are of Food Insecurity severely moderately marginally food food insecure food insecure insecure In 2017-18, …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 3 February 2021 French

Parmi ceux se trouvant hors de la population active, l’insécurité alimentaire affecte 60 % des ménages dépendant de l’aide sociale, 32 % des ménages dépendant de l’assurance-emploi ou de l’indemnisation …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 28 January 2021 French

L’INSÉCURITÉ ALIMENTAIRE DES MÉNAGES AU CANADA 2017 2018 SOMMAIRE EXÉCUTIF Valerie Tarasuk et Andy Mitchell Remerciement Ce rapport est une initiative de PROOF appuyée par la subvention PJT 153260 des …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 28 January 2021 English

Drawing on data for 103,500 households from Statistics Canada’s Canadian Community Health Survey conducted in 2017 and 2018, we found that 12.7% of households experienced some level of food insecurity …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 5 November 2019 English

Relationship Between Food Banks and Food Insecurity in Canada Food insecurity - the inadequate or insecure access to food due to financial constraints - is monitored by Statistics Canada through …


PROOF: Research to Identify Policy Options to Reduce Food Insecurity · 17 July 2019 English

2015-16 PROOF Graphics Series Household Food Insecurity in Canada, 2015-16 Graphic Series Preview PROOF FOOD INSECURITY POLICY RESEARCH CCHS 2015-16 Proportion of households reliant on social assistance who are food …


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