This lesson plan from ReadWriteThink gives students the opportunity to explore the problem of food waste. Students can research the topic with videos and online resources and then create a persuasion map to plan their argument.
This is the website for Food Secure Canada, a "Canadian organization which works to unite people and organizations working for food security nationally and globally." (site) Take a look at their 'Five Big Ideas for a Better Food System'.
This is a comprehensive report on hunger and food bank use in Canada, from Food Banks Canada. You will find a video, key statistics, a map showing who uses food banks across Canada, and recommendations for reducing the need for food banks.
How close are we to #ZeroHunger? This report presents updated estimates/data/graphs of undernourishment, child nutrition and progress towards the Millennium Development Goal and World Food Summit hunger targets. Scroll down to access an overview of information, including graphs.
Almost every year, the western world is introduced to a new superfood that boasts extraordinary nutritional benefits. The documentary examines its unintended effects this has on food security, health, sustainable farming, and fair-trade food practices.
The World Food Programme has a collection of interesting and informative videos about food shortages and crises around the world. Below the featured video, users will find the most recent videos as well as a menu.