Information about the Central Kootenay region and matters of concern to the Food Policy Council are located here. The page will be a living library, with new resources added as they become available or known. If you have a document or resource that you believe belongs here, please email the Council Co-ordinator.


Information about who lives in our communities, how we live together, how well we are doing.

Economic Development

What is happening in our communities to support entrepreneurs and existing businesses.


Information on the health of our ecosystems and how we are addressing climate change in our region.

Food Systems & Agriculture

Information about how our foodshed functions and looks like, our challenges and opportunities.

Government & Policy

Key policy documents and information about the local governments of the Regional District of Central Kootenay.

Hunger & Health

Reports and information related to challenges accessing enough food, and the health of the people in the Central Kootenay.

Indigenous People of the Region

Information about the foundation of our region: its first peoples.

Food Policy databases

A collection of websites that feature searchable databases on food policy that can be very useful in creating new local policy and being able to demonstrate working models in other jurisdictions.