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The Food Ethics Council is a charity that provides independent advice on the ethics of food and farming. Our aim is to create a food system that is fair and healthy for people, animals and the environment.

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Snapshot: UK sustainable food systems in the spotlight

Latest blog posts


27/02/19
We need a green diet that's not half-baked

We need a green diet that's not half-baked

Julian Baggini considers the merits and flaws in EAT-Lancet's 'planetary health diet'

12/12/18
Ten reasons to be optimistic about the future of UK food and farming

Ten reasons to be optimistic about the future of UK food and farming

Amidst the doom, turmoil and uncertainty, there are still reasons to be optimistic about the future of UK food and farming.

Latest Twitter posts


RT @dan_crossley: Last chance to get tickets to what should be a fascinating discussion. Hopefully see you there! #FoodTalks https://t.co/O…
UK has the 4th most unequal distribution of income in Europe. How can we use food to rebalance the ‘spirit level’ o… https://t.co/uNc1mNbGX8
Our Exec Director @dan_crossley is participating in this twitter chat about all things #water and food sustainabili… https://t.co/EDwsmPr8wN
RT @C4Dispatches: Dispatches investigates – The Great Formula Milk Scandal Tonight at 8 on @Channel4 at 9pm on @Channel4 +1 and later avai…

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Our Business Forum provides an opportunity to learn about ethical questions around climate change, obesity and other core concerns for the food industry, why not get involved and join? Visit our Business Forum page to find out more.