On the 6th May The Food Foundation launched a policy briefing which highlighted new UN data on the levels of food insecurity in the UK. The Food Foundation is urging the Government to commit to annual household
On Wednesday the 18th of May the Queen presented the Conservative Government’s legislative programme for the year ahead. In this briefing note, the Food Foundation goes through the speech line by line, highlighting how the proposed legislative agenda may
8.4 million struggling to afford to eat in the United Kingdom
The full policy briefing provides new data gathered for the United Nations on levels of household food insecurity in the UK.
New UN data
A newly released report from the Trussell Trust and the University of Hull allows us to better understand the nature of hunger in the UK. The new analysis clearly shows that it is the structural conditions of our
Malnutrition, including both undernutrition and overweight/obesity, affects more than 1 in 2 people on our planet. It is a global challenge affecting all countries of the world.
The UK has been at the forefront of raising the importance of good
This week the World Health Organisation launched its first Global report on Diabetes to mark World Health Day. Why? Because diabetes now affects a staggering 8.5% of all adults in the world – almost 1 in 10.
Fresh back from a visit to Scotland, in this week’s food thought we ask whether Scotland is leading the way in tackling dietary inequality.
We know there are marked inequalities in diet and health in the UK.
In this week’s food thought, we explore the repeatedly delayed Childhood Obesity Strategy and urge strong Government leadership on the issue
By shelving the Childhood Obesity Strategy till the Summer, a significant question mark remains as to how the
What does the right to food mean in practice? Experiences from India, Brazil and Scotland
Tuesday 7 June 2016, 15.30 – 17.00
14-16 Cockspur Street
This seminar will consider experiences of implementing the
UK Food-EPI Exercise
Update: June 2016
We have now validated the EPI Evidence Paper with Government officials and presented it to Academic Experts and Civil Society at an Expert Consultation based on the INFORMAS methodology
14/06/16 Food Environment Policy Index: Final
Update: We have now validated the EPI Evidence Paper with Government officials and presented it to Academic Experts and Civil Society at an Expert Consultation based on the INFORMAS methodology