SIID & GDI at Small Charities International Development Debate
As part of Small Charities Week, the SIID/GDI project team presented the latest findings from a research project examining the UK development NGO sector.
Perceptions of food insecurity among Ghanaians living in Greater Manchester
Public Health Nutritionist and doctoral student, Hibbah A. Saeed, discusses factors impacting food insecurity amongst migrant populations in Greater Manchester.
The fight against food insecurity: lessons from Brazil
Cecilie Dyngeland discusses the effectiveness and environmental impact of Brazil’s Zero Hunger Programme.
Changing dietary patterns in South African cities: from traditional to modern foods?
SIID funded project team assesses dietary patterns among urban adolescents in Sub-Saharan Africa, using the Birth To Twenty Plus data set.
The trend towards sustainable food systems calls for a change in scientific research rationale
A guest blog from Nicolas Bricas, Director of the UNESCO World Food Systems Chair.
Designer activism and post-democracy
Re-blog from Alex de Waal: for campaigners committed to transformational social change, the unscripted howl of celebrities is a weak peg on which to hang a movement.