The Global Food Security programme’s Champion, Professor Tim Benton, reflects on leaving the role after five years in the post.
Chris Collins from the Soil Research Centre reviews the actions and intentions of an ongoing research programme.
How can we help people make better dietary choices for their health and the planet? The Global Food Security programme’s Sian Williams introduces a new report.
How can industry and academia collaborate to meet defined 21st century challenges? The Global Food Security programme’s Evangelia Kougioumoutzi reports from a GFS workshop on the topic.
BBSRC’s Patrick Middleton reports on a new approach from GFS to help people engage with the programme and its activities.
What have we achieved so far? Head of the Global Food Security programme Riaz Bhunnoo takes stock of work to date.
Following the previous blog from Riaz Bhunnoo, Head of Global Food Security, on the opportunity for further research into food security using a ‘food systems’ approach, Professor Alastair Ager, Deputy Chief Scientific Adviser at the Department for International Development (DFID) explains why there is a need for this cross-cutting research and the challenges he hopes this will address.
- Date: 22 September 2017
The Global Food Security (GFS) programme has published a new workshop report that highlights the risks and challenges of using alternatives to conventional pesticides in the food system.