Food security is not an abstract issue it poses risks, an eminent food researcher says. John Crawford from Rothamstead, the world’s leading agricultural research centre says that a series of problems are posed to the world by people not...Read
Birmingham Food Council Director and member of the Fabian Society’s Commission on Food and Poverty, John Middleton, has published interesting insights on food poverty in a bmj blog.Read
Our project report Food insecurity in Birmingham — a city-level response? was submitted it to the APPG on Hunger and Food Poverty at the end of October. They thanked us for our ‘huge contribution’.Read
We’ve just published the result of our project on food poverty, a discussion document Food insecurity in Birmingham — a city level response? We’re keen to get your responses to it. Please comment!Read
A blogpost by Dr Caroline Wolhuter, Head of Social Inclusion at Ashrammoseley, part of the Accord Group and Director of the Birmingham Food Council about the Holiday Kitchen.Read
Community food programmes barely touch the lives of low income families in Toronto — and why should they?
This morning I had a long conversation with Rachel Loopstra, a Canadian researcher now at Oxford University who unfortunately wasn’t able to come to our recent workshop on food poverty. She told me about some research carried out in...Read