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Cambridge Global Food Security

A Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge

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Rural livelihood options for youth from agricultural households

Shailija Fennel, Centre of Development Studies

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UK-India food supply chains: sustainability and food security

Mukesh Kumar, Institute of Manufacturing.

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MRSA on Dairy Farms

Mark Homes, Department of Veterinary Medicine

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Transgenic suppression of an avian influenza virus

Jon Lyall, Department of Veterinary Medicine

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The business case for investing in nature

Gemma Cranston, Cambridge Institute for Sustainable Leadership

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The impact of water availability on food security

Katya Yatskovskaya, Institute of Manufacturing

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Forests and trees for food security and nutrition

Chris Sandbrook, UNEP-WCMC / Department of Geography

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Cool Farm Nature: developing an evidence-based biodiversity metric for the Cool Farm Tool

Lynn Dicks, Department of Zoology

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Making a difference to practice: challenges and opportunities

Lara Allen, The Humanitarian Centre

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Global food security is a major research priority for UK and international science.

Cambridge Global Food Security is a Strategic Research Initiative of the University of Cambridge. We promote an interdisciplinary approach to addressing the challenge of ensuring all people at all times have access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food that meets their dietary needs and preferences for an active and healthy life. 

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Upcoming events

The African Diaspora Biotech Summit 2017

Apr 04, 2017

The Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge

Obesity: Tipping Back the Scales of the Nation

Apr 19, 2017

The Studio, 51 Lever St Manchester, M1 1FN, United Kingdom

Next Steps for Sugar Reduction

Apr 27, 2017

Central London-UK Headquarters, 4 Bracknell Beeches, Old Bracknell Lane West, Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 7BW

Transfer of Crop Research Knowledge to Small Farmers

May 16, 2017

NIAB Innovation Farm, Villa Road, Histon, Cambridge CB24 9NZ

Third European Climate Change Adaptation Conference 2017

Jun 06, 2017

SECC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW

Upcoming events