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FNY 407

Community Development and Food Security

This course looks at the importance of sustainable community development for food security, and how community-based food and nutrition projects can promote economic development. While income-generating projects can have an immediate impact on individual and household food security, food security projects contribute to community development through their impacts on the formation of human and social capital. Cases from around the world will be used as examples.
Weekly Contact: Lecture:3 hrs.
GPA Weight: 1.00
Course Count: 1.00
Billing Units: 1


FNY 403





Custom Requisites


Food Security

  • FNY 400
    Selected Topics in Food Security
  • FNY 403
    Food Security Concepts and Principles
  • FNY 404
    Food Policy and Programs for Food Security
  • FNY 405
    Applied Research Methods and Evaluation
  • FNY 406
    Food Prices and Food Security
  • FNY 407
    Community Development and Food Security
  • FNY 408
    Urban Food Security
  • FNY 409
    Gender and Food Security
  • FNY 510
    Indigenous Food Systems in Canada