Links

This page provides links to some websites we have found useful and informative. It is updated regularly with new resources.

Academic and research

https://enuf.org.uk

ENUF is a hub for research and evidence on household food insecurity in the UK.

http://www.poverty.ac.uk​
This website is part of a major ESRC research project, Poverty and Social Exclusion in the UK (PSE: UK). It offers a comprehensive research and teaching tool.​

http://www.lboro.ac.uk/research/crsp/mis/​
A Minimum Income Standard for the United Kingdom is a major programme of work regularly reporting on how much income households need to afford an acceptable standard of living.

http://www.britsoc.co.uk/groups/foodscoff-%28scottish-colloquium-on-food-and-feeding%29.aspx
The British Sociological Association Food Study Group aims to encourage the sociological analysis, both theoretical and empirical, of all aspects of food production and consumption.​ The website provides the history of the group, details of past and forthcoming events, and links to useful resources.

Third Sector

http://www.foodethicscouncil.org/society/food-poverty.html

The Food Ethics Council is a charity that provides independent advice on the ethics of food and farming. Its aim is to create a food system that is fair and healthy for people, animals and the environment.

http://www.sustainweb.org/childrensfoodcampaign/
Sustain’s Children’s Food Campaign wants to improve young people’s health and well-being through, good food and real food education in every school, protecting children from junk food marketing, and clear food labelling that everyone including children can understand.

http://www.cpag.org.uk/
The Child Poverty Action Group want a society where all children can enjoy their childhoods and have fair chances in life to reach their full potential. We campaign and lobby to make this a reality, and maximise family incomes through our welfare rights work, publications and training.

http://www.atd-uk.org/
ATD Fourth World is an anti-poverty organisation that engages with individuals and institutions to find solutions to eradicate extreme poverty.

International

http://www.fao.org/home/en/

The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is the agency of the United Nations that combats global hunger and promotes rural development. The FAO was born in 1945. FAO’s mandate includes achieving food security for all, that is, making sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives. Here you will find all the information about a monitoring system for food insecurity.