skip to primary navigationskip to content

Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Studying at Cambridge


Research Themes

Cambridge Global Food Security brings together research across the University of Cambridge in areas relevant to food security, to encourage collaboration and facilitate impact and outreach. Research is organised into nine main themes:


riceSynth jhibberdgroup125x125

Salmonella 125x125


 Plant Biology

Infectious Disease




famine 125x125


Credit: Julian Hibberd (Batad rice terraces in the N of the Philippines)

Political Economy of Hunger and Food Supply

Land Resources and Regulatory Influences

Food Landscapes


111028 un geneva lilivanili 001

 limedfield Flickr judy and ed 125x125

Vegetables in whole food market Credit Masahiro Ihara from Flickr cropped125x125


Global Governance Supply Chains  Food and Health