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Food security

Posted on 20. Jun, 2012 by .

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LINKS – websites & online resources:

If you would like to arrange reciprocal links please email
Pat Rayner at info[at]sydneyfoodfairness.org.au

FOOD SECURITY

NSW Centre for Public Health Nutrition

Food security options paper and Penrith Food Project reports).
www.cphn.mmb.usyd.edu.au

Tasmania’s Food Security Strategy  (March 2012)

http://www.dpac.tas.gov.au/divisions/siu/strategy/food_for_all_tasmanians_a_food_security_strategy

Social Inclusion Strategy for Tasmania

http://www.dpac.tas.gov.au/divisions/siu/strategy/strategy

Food Security Moreland Victoria

http://www.moreland.vic.gov.au/health-safety-and-wellbeing/health-moreland/access-map.html

Inquiry into Food Production in Australia

A Senate committee is undertaking an Inquiry into Food Production in Australia that aims to find out how to produce food that is affordable to consumers, viable for farmers to produce, and environmentally sustainable.

Sydney Food Fairness Alliance made a substantial submission.

www.aph.gov.au/Senate/committee/agric_ctte/food_production/index.htm

Community Food Assessment Toolkit (US)

http://assess.mercycorps.org/jiveassess/entry.jspa?externalID=213

 

 

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Alliances

Posted on 20. Jul, 2009 by .

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LINKS – websites & online resources:

If you would like to arrange reciprocal links please email
Pat Rayner at info[at]sydneyfoodfairness.org.au

Inclusion of any links does not imply that the organisation is endorsed by Sydney Food Fairness Alliance

ALLIANCES

Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance

The Australian Food Sovereighty Alliance  is a collaboration of organisations and individuals working together towards a food system in which people have the opportunity to choose, create and manage their food supply from paddock to plate.

http://australian.foodsovereigntyalliance.org

Australian City Farms & Community Gardens Network

The Network supports, advises, educates and advocates for community gardens, city farms, urban agriculture and community-based enterprise in Australia’s cities.
www.communitygarden.org.au

 

The Edmund Rice Centre

A church-based Centre acting on social justice.
www.erc.org.au

PacificEdge

Focus on sustainable development including urban food systems. Downloadable manual on media for small organisations – Getting Your Message Across.
www.pacific-edge.info

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Food in the Sydney basin

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LINKS – websites & online resources:

If you would like to arrange reciprocal links please email
Pat Raynor at info[at]sydneyfoodfairness.org.au.au

FOOD IN THE SYDNEY BASIN

Sydney Farming Network

Contact jocelyn.howden[at]parliament.nsw.gov.au

Australian Farmers Markets Association

Find a local farmers’ market to buy fresh food or to sell your farm-grown produce or artisan value-added foods.
www.farmersmarkets.org.au

Australian Community Foods

Search for farmers’ markets, community gardens and seed saver groups in your area
www.communityfoods.org.au

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Food and nutrition

Posted on 20. Jul, 2009 by .

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LINKS – websites & online resources:

If you would like to arrange reciprocal links please email
Pat Rayner at info[at]sydneyfoodfairness.org.au

Australian Guide to Healthy Eating

‘The plate’. Order (free of charge), phone 1800 020 103 ext 8654.

This website contains links to food guide for Australia:
www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/health-pubhlth-strateg-food-guide-index.htm

Australian Dietary Guidelines

Adults, children and adolescents
Order (free of charge), phone 1800 020 103 ext 8654
www.nhmrc.gov.au/publications/index.htm

Nutrition Australia

Healthy food pyramid and other nutrition resources.
www.nutritionaustralia.org

Healthy Kids

For parents, schools & childcare – includes recipes.
www.healthykids.nsw.gov.au

Australian Government’s Health and Ageing

‘Go for 2&5′ campaign with the Vegie man – a campaign aimed at helping Australian parents encourage children to eat the recommended amount of fruit and vegetables for good health.
www.healthyactive.gov.au
www.healthyactive.gov.au/internet/healthyactive/publishing.nsf/Content/2and5

Fresh for Kids

Sydney Markets. Fruit and veg recipe ideas and information, kids activities.
www.freshforkids.com.au

True Food Guide

The guide as to what food is genetically engineered.
www.truefood.org.au

YHUNGER

Websites and blogs for youth hunger.

The blog for the YHunger Project.

Yfoundations has sought to represent the needs of young people at risk of or experiencing homelessness and the services who support them.

http://www.yaa.com.au/index

http://3things.org.au/blog

Report on availability of healthy foods across NSW

In 2007, the NSW Cancer Council published a report of their 2006 study on the costs, availability and quality of healthy foods across 150 locations in NSW. This was the largest Australian study to assess these factors, and the first study to look at the whole of NSW.
www.cancercouncil.com.au/foodbasket

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