Month: December 2019

“Why some people are being put off food banks” The Conversation

11 December 2019 / IKnowFood

Dr Madeleine Power and Dr Katie Pybus have had an article published in The Conversation titled ‘Why some people are being put off food banks‘, written in response to the Trussell Trust recently released State of Hunger report. Whilst welcoming the clear links drawn between food insecurity and the welfare state, they highlight some important […]

York Citizens Food Assembly Policy Brief

11 December 2019 / IKnowFood

On the 8 November IKnowFood, in collaboration with the York Environmental Sustainability Institute (YESI), held a York Citizen Food Assembly. This was funded by the Economic Social Research Council (ESRC), as part of the Festival of Social Science. The York Citizen Food Assembly was designed to raise awareness of the challenges and opportunities facing the […]