The Resource Building convergence : toward an integrated health & agri-food strategy for Canada : a discussion paper, by Laurette Dubé, Paul Thomassin and Janet Beauvais of the McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence, (electronic resource)

Building convergence : toward an integrated health & agri-food strategy for Canada : a discussion paper, by Laurette Dubé, Paul Thomassin and Janet Beauvais of the McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence, (electronic resource)

Label
Building convergence : toward an integrated health & agri-food strategy for Canada : a discussion paper
Title
Building convergence
Title remainder
toward an integrated health & agri-food strategy for Canada : a discussion paper
Statement of responsibility
by Laurette Dubé, Paul Thomassin and Janet Beauvais of the McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence
Title variation
Favoriser la convergence : vers une stratégie intégrée en matière de santé et d'agroalimentaire pour le Canada : un document de travail.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dubé, Laurette
Dewey number
363.8/0971
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9014.C22
LC item number
D834 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WA 695
NLM item number
D834b 2009eb
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thomassin, Paul
  • Beauvais, Janet
  • Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute
  • McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence
  • Canadian Electronic Library (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nutrition policy
  • Diet
  • Food supply
  • Agriculture and state
  • Food industry and trade
  • Diet
  • Nutrition Policy
  • Food Supply
  • Agriculture
  • Politique alimentaire
  • Aliments
  • Alimentation
  • Industries agricoles
  • Aliments
  • Régime alimentaire
  • Politique nutritionnelle
  • Agriculture
Label
Building convergence : toward an integrated health & agri-food strategy for Canada : a discussion paper, by Laurette Dubé, Paul Thomassin and Janet Beauvais of the McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.deslibris.ca/ID/227042
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "August 2009"
  • Issued as part of the desLibris documents collection
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-119)
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Executive summary -- Foreword -- A discussion paper as the springboard for an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada -- I. Introduction -- II. Setting the context for the Canadian health, agriculture and agri-food systems: Trends in health care costs and rates of diet-related diseases and overweight/obesity; The Canadian agriculture and agri-food system -- III. Nutrition and health as drivers of food supply and consumer demand -- IV. Policy tools at the interface of health, agriculture and agri-food: The impact of agriculture and agri-food economic policies on obesity; The use of economic policies to alter food consumption -- V. Local, national, and global policy frameworks at the agriculture, agri-food and health interfaces -- VI. A whole-of-society systems approach to the integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada -- VII. A vision for an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada: A vision for an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada; Food safety; Nutritious food; Healthy eating; Food security; Weaving innovation across all aspects of healthy eating; A socially, economically and environmentally sustainable approach; Food for thought: lever points for change --
  • VIII. A whole-of-society approach to policy development and implementation: building convergence and driving change on the ground: The many roles of policy development; The McGill World Platform concept for whole-of-society compacts for convergence-building and action on the ground; Moving forward on developing an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada using the whole-of-society compact to build convergence and action on the ground -- IX. The path forward -- Appendix 1: Context setting for Canadian health, agriculture and agri-food systems -- Appendix 2: Nutrition and health as drivers of food supply and consumer demand in Canada -- Appendix 3: Table 1, Overview of the most common policy instruments at the interface between health, agriculture and agri-food -- Appendix 4: Table 2, Agriculture and agri-food product composition change and public policy -- Appendix 5: Table 3, Examples of food/agriculture and agri-food products grown/manufactured in Canada that contain functional ingredients providing health benefits -- Appendix 6: Table 4, National, provincial and global policy frameworks at the agriculture, agri-food and health interface -- References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (119 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
col. ill., digital file.
Publisher number
227042
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00546824
  • (OCoLC)624547251
  • (CaOOCEL)227042
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Building convergence : toward an integrated health & agri-food strategy for Canada : a discussion paper, by Laurette Dubé, Paul Thomassin and Janet Beauvais of the McGill World Platform for Health and Economic Convergence, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.deslibris.ca/ID/227042
Publication
Note
  • "August 2009"
  • Issued as part of the desLibris documents collection
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-119)
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Executive summary -- Foreword -- A discussion paper as the springboard for an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada -- I. Introduction -- II. Setting the context for the Canadian health, agriculture and agri-food systems: Trends in health care costs and rates of diet-related diseases and overweight/obesity; The Canadian agriculture and agri-food system -- III. Nutrition and health as drivers of food supply and consumer demand -- IV. Policy tools at the interface of health, agriculture and agri-food: The impact of agriculture and agri-food economic policies on obesity; The use of economic policies to alter food consumption -- V. Local, national, and global policy frameworks at the agriculture, agri-food and health interfaces -- VI. A whole-of-society systems approach to the integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada -- VII. A vision for an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada: A vision for an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada; Food safety; Nutritious food; Healthy eating; Food security; Weaving innovation across all aspects of healthy eating; A socially, economically and environmentally sustainable approach; Food for thought: lever points for change --
  • VIII. A whole-of-society approach to policy development and implementation: building convergence and driving change on the ground: The many roles of policy development; The McGill World Platform concept for whole-of-society compacts for convergence-building and action on the ground; Moving forward on developing an integrated health and agri-food strategy for Canada using the whole-of-society compact to build convergence and action on the ground -- IX. The path forward -- Appendix 1: Context setting for Canadian health, agriculture and agri-food systems -- Appendix 2: Nutrition and health as drivers of food supply and consumer demand in Canada -- Appendix 3: Table 1, Overview of the most common policy instruments at the interface between health, agriculture and agri-food -- Appendix 4: Table 2, Agriculture and agri-food product composition change and public policy -- Appendix 5: Table 3, Examples of food/agriculture and agri-food products grown/manufactured in Canada that contain functional ingredients providing health benefits -- Appendix 6: Table 4, National, provincial and global policy frameworks at the agriculture, agri-food and health interface -- References
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 electronic text (119 p.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
col. ill., digital file.
Publisher number
227042
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00546824
  • (OCoLC)624547251
  • (CaOOCEL)227042
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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