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Toronto Charter for a Healthy Canada

On April 14, 15 and 16, 2003, Toronto City Council adopted this Clause, without amendment:

"The Community Services Committee recommends that Council endorse
the Toronto Charter for a Healthy Canada referred to in the following
communication (March 4, 2003) from the Secretary, Board of Health; and
further that the Toronto Charter for a Healthy Canada be forwarded to
the Federal and Provincial Governments with a request that they
implement the recommendations contained therein: The Board of Health,
at its meeting on March 3, 2003, had before it the attached
communication (February 12, 2003) from Brian Hyndman, Member, Board of
Health, recommending that the Board of Health endorse the Toronto
Charter for a Healthy Canada and that the Federal and Provincial
governments be requested to implement its recommendations. The Board of
Health endorsed the Toronto Charter for a Healthy Canada and directed
that the matter be forwarded to the Community Services Committee and
Council."

The charter is available at http://www.socialjustice.org/conference/english.htm.