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Join the Big Conversation to End Hunger in the UK

Help build a groundswell of pressure on politicians and government to take the issue of hunger in the UK seriously. The question is ‘What one thing can government do to End Hunger in the UK’. Join the Big Conversation on social media and in your community.


Call for cities to participate in EU local food systems network

Zaragoza City Council is launching a European partnership of cities to facilitate learning exchange and peer-to-peer support between cities involved in developing sustainable production systems, regionalised markets and local food consumption. They are also looking to invite members of the SFC Network to share their experiences at the project's launch event in December.

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Latest news

Health & Wellbeing Challenge Fund (South West) - 23/11/2016
Resonance Limited have launched a new £5m fund to help support Social Enterprises in South West Eng...

Scotland plans law on the right to access food - 17/11/2016
The Scottish Government is considering enshrining a 'right to access to food' in Scottish law, ther...

London Food Poverty Profile - Beyond the Food Bank - 15/11/2016
25,000 poorer Londoners missing out on £6million that could reduce food poverty. • First ever food ...

Good Food for London 2016 Report is live - 15/11/2016
This year's league table of London Boroughs' progress in increasing access to and availability of h...

Expert consensus on food policy priorities for England - 14/11/2016
Today experts publish England's first Food Environment Policy Index (EPI) using a method developed ...

Upcoming events

Next steps for tackling obesity: prevention, sugar consumption and policy priorities - 16/11/2016
Taking place following the publication of revised Scottish Dietary Goals - which match SACN’s advic...

Growing Health Conference - Gardening for Wellbeing - 06/12/2016
A conference for community growing projects, healthcare professionals and commissioners on gardenin...

Food Thinkers Brexit - Can we go it alone in food law? - 07/12/2016
Brian Kelly will provide an overview of the “Brexit” referendum and possible timelines based on the...

Healthy Planet, Better World conference - 09/12/2016
On 9th and 10th December, Medact, in collaboration with 14 other organisations, will hold their ann...

The 2016 City Food Symposium - Looking back, looking forward: food policy in the 21st Century - 12/12/2016
Following the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, the 7th one-day City Food Symposium will c...

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Food Matters
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Sustain
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