A few 2013 Conference Highlights

2013 October 15

The conference fostered a great atmosphere of open discussion, and the traditional foods feast helped to stimulate conversation around key food issues.  A considerable amount of networking and deeper discussion took place during the traditional marketplace on day 2.  The…

Celebation Book

2013 July 05

This book “Feasting For Change” celebrates some of the Indigenous Foods of Vancouver Island. It was created through the teachings and leanings from our 40 events and as inspired by the diversity and wisdom of the knowledge keepers in all…

Feasting for Change Plant Knowledge Cards

2013 May 09

Creation of a set of 66 different native plants local to the South Island area.  The Feasting for Change Plant Knowledge Cards were inspired by our many plant walks and discussions about edible and medicinal plants. Bring them out on…

Digital Harvest Videos from Feb 2013

2013 April 30

Prevention and Preservation: Digital Harvest Stories The Prevention and Preservation project, funded by the Vancouver Foundation is a collaboration between the OCPHR, the Vancouver Island Coastal Communities Indigenous Foods Network (VICCIFN), VIHA and the Canadian Diabetes Association. Over the next…

PHOTOVOICE CONTEST

2012 December 17

Share YOUR story about what food sovereignty/security/safety means to you! Email a picture + short story (max 100 words) to share with Vancouver Island food communities and be eligible for a chance to win a new camera or some traditional…

8th Annual conference

October 2nd & 3rd, 2015
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