Firoza has not only gained a livelihood - about $1,000 CDN worth of chillis alone this year - but a sense of independence and self-confidence.
You can trace the roots of USC Canada's mission to a moment in the life of a young Czech refugee, standing alone in a food line in Europe.
Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

GIVING TUESDAY | Let's Change 500 Lives

Help us enrol 500 young Bangladeshi women in sustainable farming and seed saving training and change 500 lives!
Thursday, 24 November 2016 00:00

To Serve and Protect... Biodiversity!

These might just be the "sweetest" police.
Our diversity gardeners wrap up the first year of the Canadian Diversity Garden Project!
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 00:00

WEBINAR | Celebrating Canada’s Seed Innovators!

The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security will be hosting its final 2016 webinar on December 7 at 4:00 PM Eastern Time - and it's time to celebrate!
Time to turn our attention away from the U.S. election outcome! Our Policy and Campaigns Director, Faris Ahmed, is attending the climate change summit taking place in Morocco known as COP22. Faris sends this report and a great summary of what it all means.
A USC Canada-supported project is growing - and getting noticed in the Nation's Capital.
Catch a screening of award winning documentary, SEED: The Untold Story, in a city near you!
Join USC Canada and Carleton University for a discussion on seed governance on October 27, 2016.

LottaHitschmanova tbnWhat's in a Name?

We’re called USC Canada because we started out way back in 1945 as the Unitarian Service Committee, founded by the energetic Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova. We’re still planting the seeds that Lotta sowed. Find out more about our founder, Dr. Lotta Hitschmanova.



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