Our mission is to accelerate the shift towards fair food systems that respect people, animals and the planet.

Our Focus

Our work is about transforming the discussion around food and farming, using ethics and values as our foundation, to pave the way to a fair food system that respects people, animals and the planet.

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Food Citizenship

Exploring how a shift from a consumer to a citizen mindset can change the future of our food system

Transforming UK Food & Farming Policy

Promoting policies that contribute to fair, sustainable food and farming.

Our Issues

We investigate, analyse and explore a wide range of issues and ethical debates surrounding UK food and farming and global food system sustainability. Explore our issues pages to learn more about the challenges and opportunities we must collectively take on to create fair food systems for all.

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Meat, Livestock & Dairy

Producing and eating meat and dairy foods have significant impacts on people’s health, the planet and animal welfare.

Food Waste

Wasted food hurts our wallets but also costs our planet in wasted resources, pollution and increased greenhouse gas emissions.

Latest opinion

Blogs, long reads and inspiration exploring ethics, policy and the future of food

Long Read

Coronavirus, Food and Ethics

Council member Nigel Dower unpacks some of the thorny ethical issues brought to the fore by Covid-19.

Nigel Dower
24 Mar 2020

Ethics in our food response to Covid-19

The coronavirus is proving devastating for people and businesses alike. The food system is under stress. What does an urgent, collective, compassionate response look like?

19 Mar 2020

The most important Bill of our lifetime?

This emerging Bill is profoundly important. What is it and why is it so important? Dan Crossley explains all...

Dan Crossley
28 Feb 2020

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Our events are designed to stimulate debate and constructive thinking about the issues that surround the world of food.