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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Are trade policy and agricultural sustainability on a collision course? Or can a new form of trade policy enhance agricultural sustainability? These questions arise as the growing prevalence of sustainability measures by countries worldwide can lead to barriers to agriculture trade and unintended consequences for productivity, sustainability and the environment. The issue of achieving sustainability […]


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This webinar explored the crucial role of women in agri-food enterprises. Sandra Mark discussed the challenges faced by women food entrepreneurs and the initiatives undertaken by the Small Scale Food Processors Association and its network to overcome industry and policy barriers, with a focus on the Women’s Enterprise Strategy funding support. Alison Sunstrom emphasized 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.







Building Canada’s Advantage in a Changing Global Food System

Oct. 2 & 3, 2024 | 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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