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All we can say is WOAAH!

All we can say is — WOAAH! October 15-21 was our first ever national Week of Action Against Hunger (WoAAH). Incredible changemakers like you – with your schools, restaurants, families, and office teams – have been asking for more ways to contribute to improved food security and food literacy, so you came together to raise […]

Generation Nutrition News: AVIVA Community Fund

We have the chance to win $100,000, and we need your votes – with your help we can empower so many more young leaders to grow, share, and understand food! Generation Nutrition, our national initiative, improves Canadian youth’s access to healthy food and builds lifelong food champions. We bring food garden boxes to schools, camps, […]

In the Spirit of Growing: North Spirit Lake

Children planting their new mobile garden at Victoria Linklater School, North Spirit Lake If you follow our social media posts you’ll know that we recently undertook a long and windy journey to establish Generation Nutrition within North Spirit Lake, a remote fly-in community of 290 people in Northwestern Ontario. The eight hour voyage to cross […]

Carmen Oliveira and her students at Burrows Hall Jr Public School.

Scarborough grade 5 students demand: “lettuce” eat spinach!

  Support our mobile gardening program in Canadian schools Give today   Toronto, ON – May 18, 2018: Grade 5 students from Burrows Hall Junior Public School will be protesting for their right to nutritious food outside the Scarborough Civic Centre on Friday, May 25th by taking part in a ‘plant-in’ flash mob. More than […]

28 times we used gardens in the fight against malnutrition

Photo: Lys Arango for Action Against Hunger, Colombia. Gladis Nidey Pérez is a community leader of a women’s association where Action Against Hunger has helped with the planting of a garden. The project is part of our food security and livelihoods program there, where the produce they grow will not only allow them access to nutritious […]

Action Against Hunger launches new nutrition program in Afghanistan with support from the Government of Canada

  Thanks to Canada’s commitment to development efforts in Afghanistan, Action Against Hunger will continue to ensure improved nutrition, especially among children and young mothers in the country. With support from Global Affairs Canada, the project – Nutrition to Prevent Mother and Child Mortality and Morbidity in Afghanistan – will contribute to reduced malnutrition among […]