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Date and Time: 
Tuesday, May 30, 2017 - 12:30 to 14:30


Food Researchers in Edinburgh (FRiED) and RSPB Scotland, on behalf of the Scottish Food Coalition, are hosting this talk by Professor Tim Benton, Dean of Strategic Research Initiatives at the University of Leeds and former “Champion” of the UK’s Global Food Security programme, on the impacts of our food system on the environment.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 09:00 to 13:00


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Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 19:00 to 20:30

Newcastle upon Tyne

As the world’s population rises above seven billion, the problem of food security is of increasing concern. Since the majority of the population is concentrated in cities, what new opportunities exist for finding ways to grow and produce food locally?

City Food Symposium

By Editor on 18th November 2015
Date and Time: 
Monday, December 14, 2015 - 09:30 to 17:00

This sixth City Food Symposium will look at the food and agricultural implications of the UK potentially leaving the UK, which have barely been raised in the Brexit debate.

Date and Time: 
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 09:30 to Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 13:30

London, UK

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Monday, November 23, 2015 - 12:00 to 17:00

23rd November 2015 (Leeds) and 8th December 2015 (Cambridge)

Expressions of interest are invited for two workshops exploring the high uncertainty on drivers affecting future UK consumption of water, food and energy, and the inter-dependencies between both drivers and dimensions of the 'Nexus'.

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 15:00 to 16:30


Date and Time: 
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 17:00 to 20:00

London, UK

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 16:00 to 17:30

City University London, UK

ISHE event- ‘Food City Region: Cultivating Planning’

By Bridget Elliott on 18th February 2014
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 09:30 to 16:30