We will advocate for a strong social safety net that promotes food security through relevant policy and legislative measures.
Nunavut needs territory-wide policies and legislation founded on Inuit values and knowledge. Some sample areas include: housing, income assistance, education, training, employment, and transportation.
Policies and legislation can help increase food security in Nunavut.
|Support the implementation of food-related regulations and legislation that enhance food security.
|Assess the adequacy and effectiveness of food allowances provided by the Income Assistance Program.
|Explore policy and legislative measures that will provide adequate incomes for Nunavummiut and reduce disincentives to engage in wage-based activities.
Explore policy and legislative measures that protect and promote traditional livelihoods.