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May 11, 2020 - We’re Hiring!

The NB Food Security Action Network is currently accepting applications for students with an eligible SEED voucher for the following position:

Job Number of positions Job location Anticipated start date Language requirement
Community Food Mentor Program Assistant 1 Sackville (flexible) 2020-06-11 Bilingual
The Community Food Mentor Program Assistant will be responsible for data management, communicating with stakeholders, and storytelling related to the Community Food Mentor (CFM) Program. This will include gathering and capturing the stories of community food actions happening around New Brunswick as implemented by Community Food Mentors. In this role, the CFM Program Assistant will: manage records; liaise with CFM’s; create storytelling content; participate in team meetings and support the NBFSAN in other activities as required.
Job category: Marketing and communications
Workplace Essential Skills:
Reading Document use Writing Oral communication Working with others Thinking skills Computer use

To apply, please submit resume, SEED voucher number, and cover letter to laura@nbfsan-rasanb.ca. The position remains open until filled.

United Way Central NB / Centraide Region du centre du N.-B.
1-385 Wilsey Road, Fredericton (flexible), [Get directions]
Telephone: (506) 540-0043
Email: laura@nbfsan-rasanb.ca
Website: nbfoodsecurity.ca

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July 13, 2020 - New job posting!

The Marketing & Trade - Food branch of the Department of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries is seeking an individual on a contract basis to act as the Farm to Cafeteria Canada regional lead to advance the vision and mission of Farm to Cafeteria in New Brunswick. Read the full job posting here.


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April 19, 2020 - Everybody Eats is now live!

Everybody Eats is an initiative of the New Brunswick Food Security Actions Network. It is intended to enhance connectedness, alignment, and engagement around food and its importance in New Brunswick.

The Everybody Eats Discussion Guide is the first step of this process. It has been designed to ignite and amplify the provincial conversation relating to food security in New Brunswick. It asks five questions. Responses to the questions will form a roadmap for the future of food security in New Brunswick.

NBFSAN September Newsletter~2015

Posted by on Sep 15, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on NBFSAN September Newsletter~2015

Vous êtes abonné à recevoir les mises à jour en anglais. Pour recevoir les mises à jour en français, cliquez ici pour souscrire/ You are subscribed to receive information in English. To receive updates in French, click here  to subscribe. Managers Update~ It has been a busy summer with lots of activity and exciting developments in our province. It is now time for us to celebrate and to share in our successes , challenges and visions for a more Food Secure New Brunswick. Join us for our 4th biannual Food Security Forum on the beautiful...

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Welcome Spring! NBFSAN May Newsletter~2015

Posted by on May 13, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Welcome Spring! NBFSAN May Newsletter~2015

Vous êtes abonné à recevoir les mises à jour en anglais. Pour recevoir les mises à jour en français, cliquez ici pour souscrire/ You are subscribed to receive information in English. To receive updates in French, click here  to subscribe. Managers Update The last few months have been very busy with the NBFSAN. We had a wonderful gathering of the Community Food Mentors in February and are now busy planning our next network meeting ( June) for Buctouche and our provincial conference ( late October) in the Miramichi. It is encouraging times. The...

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Local Food Curriculum Ideas

Posted by on Apr 27, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Local Food Curriculum Ideas

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New Brunswick Food Security Action Network News

Posted by on Oct 25, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on New Brunswick Food Security Action Network News

Some exciting new updates from Farm to Cafeteria Canada! Check out the following links to a recent Press Release and their first...

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New Brunswick Food Security Action Network Update

Posted by on Sep 2, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on New Brunswick Food Security Action Network Update

Vous êtes abonné à recevoir les mises à jour en anglais. Pour recevoir les mises à jour en français, cliquez ici pour souscrire/ You are subscribed to receive information in English. To receive updates in French, click here to subscribe. [section_heading]Buy Local NB Website is live![/section_heading] It’s back!  Better than ever. And we hope that it will grow. We hope that you will spread the word and share the opportunity for farmers, value-added food entrepreneurs, farmers markets, local grocers and restaurants to be a part of...

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July Newsletter

Posted by on Jun 30, 2020 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on July Newsletter

Vous êtes abonné à recevoir les mises à jour en anglais. Pour recevoir les mises à jour en français, cliquez ici pour souscrire/ You are subscribed to receive information in English. To receive updates in French, click here  to subscribe. [section_heading]Now accepting applications for the Community Food Action Program![/section_heading] The Department of Healthy and Inclusive Communities is now accepting applications for the Community Food Action Program until funds are expended. Eligible applicants can receive up to $3000 in grant funding....

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National Food Security Assembly, upcoming events, and deadlines

Posted by on Mar 12, 2020 in Articles of Interest, Upcoming Events! | Comments Off on National Food Security Assembly, upcoming events, and deadlines

Vous êtes abonné à recevoir les mises à jour en anglais. Pour recevoir les mises à jour en français, cliquez ici.  You are subscribed to receive information in English. To receive updates in French, click here. Announcements Call for Proposals - Deadline: April 18, 2014 More information available here November 13-16, 2014- Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Canada’s food movement will gather in Halifax this year for its biennial feast of food and ideas – the first in Atlantic Canada! For three action-packed days, people from many different...

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NB Food Security Update / Mise à jour sur la sécurité alimentaire au N.-B.

Posted by on Dec 16, 2020 in Articles of Interest, Resources, Upcoming Events! | Comments Off on NB Food Security Update / Mise à jour sur la sécurité alimentaire au N.-B.

Bonjour! Nous espérons que vous prennez plaisir dans la mise à jour du semaine! Nous tentons d’avoir des informations en anglais et en français lorsqu’elles sont disponibles. Si vous avez des informations à partager, s’il-vous-plaît nous en aviser. Nous sommes toujours à la recherche de ressources, d’évènements et d’ actualités que nous pouvons partager par l’entremise du réseau. Contactez roxana@nbfsan-rasanb.ca Hello! We hope you enjoy this week’s update! We strive to put information up in both French and English when available. If you have...

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NB Food Security Update / Mise à jour sur la sécurité alimentaire au N.-B.

Posted by on Nov 13, 2020 in Articles of Interest, Resources, Upcoming Events! | Comments Off on NB Food Security Update / Mise à jour sur la sécurité alimentaire au N.-B.

Bonjour! Nous espérons que vous prennez plaisir dans la mise à jour du semaine! Nous tentons d’avoir des informations en anglais et en français lorsqu’elles sont disponibles. Si vous avez des informations à partager, s’il-vous-plaît nous en aviser. Nous sommes toujours à la recherche de ressources, d’évènements et d’ actualités que nous pouvons partager par l’entremise du réseau. Contactez roxana@nbfsan-rasanb.ca Hello! We hope you enjoy this week’s update! We strive to put information up in both French and English when available. If you have...

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National Survey Shows Institutions are Buying Into Local / Un sondage national démontre que les institutions adhèrent à l’alimentation locale

Posted by on Oct 10, 2020 in Resources | Comments Off on National Survey Shows Institutions are Buying Into Local / Un sondage national démontre que les institutions adhèrent à l’alimentation locale

(le français suit) Vancouver – October 10, 2020 - According to a new report being released today, activity to bring healthy, local and sustainable foods into public agencies is gearing up in almost every province and territory in Canada – and there is a hunger for more. Local Foods- Canadian schools, campuses, and health care facilities speak up is the first pan-Canadian survey of its kind. In all, 239 food and nutrition specialists working within schools, campuses, and healthcare facilities answered questions about efforts to bring...

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