Provision Coalition Inc.
A food system that regenerates our natural environment, provides healthy and nutritious food for all and which is an empowering and inspiring place for people to work.
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
CONDENSED CASE STUDY
ENVIRONMENTAL: Environmental awarenessIncreased biodiversityIncreased environmental stewardshipIncreased resource utilisationPreserving Natural Capital - stocks & flows of energy and materialReduced emissionsReduced waste
ECONOMIC: Alternative revenue streamsIncreased competitivenessIncreased value creationJob creationNew marketsStimulating innovation
SOCIAL: Developing Social Capital in partnership with others (ie families, communities, businesses, trade unions, educational, voluntary organisations)Improved wellbeingIncreased access to services/productsIncreased contacts among peopleIncreased Human Capital - people's health, knowledge, skills and motivationIncreased inclusionIncreased local resilienceIncreased quality of life
LOCATION CONTEXT: Urban
FACETFood & Drink
LEVEL: Macro - Cities, Regions, Nations, Meso - Network, Cluster & Eco-Industrial Parks, Micro - User, Product & Company
STAKEHOLDERS: Private Sector, Public Sector, Third Sector
BUSINESS MODEL: B2B - Business to Business, B2C - Business to Consumer, B2G - Business to Government
CERTIFICATION: Biodynamic, Life Cycle Analysis, Organic, Social LCA
FUTURE POTENTIAL: Scaleable, Replicable, Networkable