Partnership will bring food to northern and isolated communities


Last updated 5/17/2023 at 1:49pm

OTTAWA, Ont.-In March 2023, the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, announced that the Government of Canada has signed Harvesters Support Grant and Community Food Programs Fund agreements with 24 Indigenous governments and organizations. These grant agreements, totalling $120.7 million, will support traditional hunting, harvesting, food-sharing, and community food programs in 112 eligible isolated and northern communities.

"This new partnership will help address the immediate needs of residents in the First Nations communities of Eabametoong, Marten Fal...

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