Governance

Food security in a globally-connected world will require better governance at all levels – local, national and international.

Speaker: Tim Lang, Professor of Food Policy, Centre for Food Policy, City University, London

Title: Food Democracy, Food Control and the Social Dimension of Modern Food Policy

Venue: Tsuzuki Lecture Theatre, St Anne’s College, Woodstock Road, Oxford

Date: Monday 4th February 2013

Time: 6pm

You can now listen to this lecture as a podcast from the GTC website or the University podcast website and you can download the lecture presentation

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Speaker: Sir Gordon Conway, Professor of International Development, Imperial College.

Title: One Billion Hungry: Can we Feed the World?

Venue: Tsuzuki Lecture Theatre, St Anne’s College, Woodstock Road, Oxford

Date: Monday 21st January 2013

Time: 6pm

You can now listen to this lecture as a podcast from the GTC website or the University podcast website and you can download the lecture presentation

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Health Economics And Policy Seminar Series

Date: Thursday 12 March

Time: 4.30pm

Venue: Blavatnik School of Government, Board Room

Speaker: Osea Giuntella, University of Oxford

Title: Are Taquerias Healthier than Fast-Food Restaurants? Migration, Food Diversity, and Health Gains from Variety

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Health Economics and Policy Seminar Series

Date: Thursday 7 May

Time: 4.30pm

Venue: Green Templeton College, Barclay Room

Title: Gluttony and sloth in the UK: patterns of food consumption and energy expenditure over the past three decades

Speaker: Rachel Griffith, University of Manchester

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Health Economics and Policy Seminar Series

Date: Thursday 26 February

Time: 4.30pm

Venue: Blavatnik School of Government, Board Room

Speaker: John Cawley, Cornell University

Title: Incentivizing Nutritious Diets: A Field Experiment of Relative Price Changes and How They are Framed

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Health, Environment & Development (HED) Interdivisional Research Seminars

Michaelmas Term 2013

Time & Date: Tuesday 15th October, 5-6:30pm

Venue: Department of International Development (QEH), Seminar Room 2

Convenor: Dr Peter Wynn Kirby

Speaker: Professor Charles Godfray

'The challenge of feeding ~10 billion people sustainably and equitably'

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Speaker: Dr Rosemary Collier from Warwick University

Date: Thursday 3rd December 

Time: 17:15

Location: Gottmann Room, School of Geography and the Environment

To register contact: roger.sykes@eci.ox.ac.uk

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Speaker: Dr Barbara Haesler from the Royal Veterinary College and LCIRAH

Date: Thursday 19th November, 2015

Time: 17:15

Location: Gottmann Room, School of Geography and the Environment

To register contact: roger.sykes@eci.ox.ac.uk

For more information see website

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This week’s IFSTAL Lecture

Date: Thursday 11th of February

Time: 5:00pm for a prompt 5:15pm start

Location: Herbertson Room, School of Geography and the Environment, Southparks Road

 

‘Strategies for change in the food system: News from the front line’ will see a varied panel of speakers reflect on strategies for change in the food system that they have tried to implement.

 

On the panel we have:

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The IFSTAL team kick of this term's lectures with Professor Tim Lang speaking on ‘Drivers and Influencers:What shapes the food system?’

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