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Cambridge Global Food Security

An Interdisciplinary Research Centre at the University of Cambridge

Making an Impact

Help with planning your impact The University's 'Pathways to Impact' tool provides a step-by-step guide to planning research impact activity, with links to many useful resources: Pathways to Impact Tool The University's Public Policy Initiative has created this useful 'how to' guide for researchers...

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Industry Collaborations

Connecting industry and academia Ceres is a knowledge exchange partnership for the agri-tech sector, led by the University of Cambridge. Its aim is to help drive the commercialisation of agri-tech research and innovation in England. University of Cambridge researchers with a current or future...

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Learning Resources

Gatsby Plant Science Summer School Lectures The Gatsby Plant Science Summer School is a unique opportunity for first year undergraduates to discover the challenges and opportunities of studying plant science. This video brings together highlights of the lecture programme : CLICK FOR VIDEO The...

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Videos: GFS Network Members explain their work

Hear from our GFS Network Members Helen Francis, Knowledge Transfer Facilitator, Department of Engineering. How does the University of Cambridge use its global research expertise to the service of its local region? One of the featured areas in this video, just released by the University of...

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Read more at: Food for Thought - Coffee Break Talks

Food for Thought - Coffee Break Talks

Welcome to the Food for Thought - Coffee Break Talks. We introduced this series of webinars in June 2020 as a relaxed online learning and discussion platform for our food security community. Talks take place every Friday at 2.30 pm, GMT. If you would like to present your work at this forum, please...

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

Cambridge Global Food Security is a virtual centre at 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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