Advancing Policy Solutions

CAPI leads, catalyzes and coordinates independent strategic and policy analysis on emerging agri-food issues, engages stakeholders in dialogue, and advances public policy.


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Canada has bold policy aspirations on climate change mitigation, and these extend into agriculture.  The most recent evidence is the federal government initiative on a Sustainable Agriculture Strategy, aiming to work with industry groups to secure greater action at the farm level to reduce greenhouse gas emission and increase carbon sequestration.  However, with agriculture an […]


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The CAPI Connection is our monthly newsletter that will connect you with the work we are doing at the Canadian Agri-Food Policy Institute (CAPI) and the broader community driving agriculture policy. Read The CAPI Connection


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Year One of CAPI’s 2022-2024 Doctoral Fellowship is coming to a close, and that means our fellows have produced four impressive individual reports on the intersection of agricultural trade, the environment, and food security. Topics range from behavioural insights in promoting the adoption of sustainable ag practices, to vertical farming and its contribution to the […]


The Ag Policy Connection Podcast is produced in partnership with RealAgriculture. Join host Kelvin Heppner as he interviews key stakeholders in the agriculture and agri-food sector and digs deep on the policies that have shaped Canadian agriculture. This podcast series was funded in part by the Government of Canada under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership’s AgriCompetitiveness Program.







Improving Canada's Position in a Shifting Geopolitical Landscape

January 31 2023 | Ottawa, Ontario




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As an independent, non-partisan policy catalyst, CAPI brings insight, evidence and balance to emerging agri-food issues, but recognizes it can’t do it alone. CAPI acknowledges our champions who provide ideas and knowledge as well as logistical and financial support.

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