Our Executive Director Dan Crossley will be speaking at the next Westminster Food & Nutrition Forum on: Priorities for Food Security In the UK. See further event details below.
This conference will discuss priorities for food security in the UK.
Delegates will assess the way forward for policy, strategy and stakeholder action in order to improve domestic food production and resilience, alongside the maintenance of a robust international food supply.
There will be discussion on innovative approaches to underpinning a food-secure future, as well as addressing household food insecurity issues in the context of cost of living challenges.
Key stakeholders and policymakers will discuss next steps, drawing on policy developments including:
We are pleased to be able to include keynote sessions with Dr Riaz Bhunnoo, Director, Global Food Security Programme, UKRI; Sue Pritchard, Chief Executive, Food, Farming and Countryside Commission; Sue Davies, Strategic Policy Advisor, Which?; and Anna Taylor, Executive Director, The Food Foundation.
Overall, areas for discussion include:
The conference will be an opportunity for stakeholders to consider the issues alongside key policy officials who are due to attend from the Cabinet Office; CMA; DAERA, NI; Defra; DBT; DESNZ; DHSC; CCS; FCDO; FSA; FSS; GLD; The Scottish Government; and the Welsh Government.
10th May 2023
8:30 - 1:00 pm