One of the key aims of the programme is to contribute to policy, at both national and international levels

Oxford Martin Restatements

Oxford Martin Restatements review the natural science evidence base underlying areas of current policy concern and controversy

Written in policy neutral terms and designed to be read by an informed but not technically specialist audience, restatements reflect the breadth of opinion on the topic in the science community and involve wide consultation with interested stakeholders. The final restatement is peer-reviewed prior to publication.


Here are some of the more food related publications 



Restatements Core Team


Professor Sir Charles Godfray FRS

Professor Dame Angela McLean FRS

Dr Ella Adlen


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