EXPLORE OUR RESOURCES

This page features publications, reports and media produced by the Food Ethics Council, on topics ranging from sustainable diets, to food citizenship and the future of food and farming.

Explore our flagship publications and policy responses to understand more about our work and how we implement an ethical approach to food policy, and read our Business Forum reports to learn more about critical issues and core concerns for the food industry.

Here you’ll also find useful tools to help you navigate the world of food ethics, whether you’re an individual, a small business or a larger organisation looking for ways to address your ethical concerns.

Harnessing the power of food citizenship

Flagship publication

Food Policy on Trial: In the dock – plain packaging on junk food & drink. Press release.

Press release

Food Policy on Trial: In the dock – plain packaging on junk food & drink. Jury verdict.

Policy response

Food Policy on Trial: In the dock – plain packaging on junk food & drink. Expert witness slides.

Policy response

Food Policy on Trial: In the dock – plain packaging on junk food & drink. Audio recording.

Multimedia & tools

An open joint letter to Secretaries of State

Policy response

Response to Groceries Code Adjudicator Consultation

Policy response

Response to House of Lords Select Committee

Policy response

The government must protect school meals in the event of no-deal Brexit – a joint letter

Policy response

Lessons on food sustainability from Denmark

Business Forum report

AN OPEN LETTER ON THE CONDITION OF WORK AND WORKERS BEHIND THE UK FOOD SYSTEM

Policy response

Beyond Food Charity

Business Forum report