Food in the News…

This week: the particular challenges of fighting poverty in Bangladesh, to some fine work by Kingston’s schools.

The Economist. “Bangladesh: Out of the Basket.”

The Kingston Whig-Standard. “Schools Band Together to Boost Food Bank.”

BBC. “Have India’s Poor Become Human Guinea Pigs?

The Kingston Whig-Standard. “Friends a Bigger Influence On Obesity for Seniors.”

BBC. “Inequality ‘Highest for 20 Years’ – Save the Children.”

 

 

 

 

Food in the News…

An astute article from the Queen’s Journal about the lack of dental coverage for low-income Kingston families, to a discussion of the recent crack-down on obesity: the news this week.

Queen’s Journal. “Dental Program for Low-income Families Denied.”

BBC. “Haiti Fears Food Shortages After Hurricane Hit Crops.”

The Globe and Mail. “The Battle Against Obesity Begins a School.”

The Kingston Whig-Standard. “Food Bank Use on the Rise in Canada.”