Pathways to Revitalization of Indigenous Food Systems: Decolonizing Diets through Indigenous-focused Food Guides

Taylor Wilson, Shailesh Shukla
2020 Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development  
The 2019 Canadian Food Guide (CFG) was launched in January 2019 with a promise to be inclusive of multicultural diets and diverse perspectives on food, including the food systems of Indigenous communities. Some scholars argue that federally designed standard food guides often fail to address the myriad and complex issues of food security, well-being, and nutritional needs of Canadian Indigenous communities while imposing a dominant and westernized worldview of food and nutrition. In a parallel
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doi:10.5304/jafscd.2020.094.003 fatcat:5kf4lhmoonbuflg4itklnrbccm