Together with a colleague  I am organising a section at the ECPR general conference, Montreal 2015 ( http://www.ecpr.eu/Events/EventDetails.aspx?EventID=94) We welcome panel and paper proposals (until 10 November  2014) that are based...

Registrations are now open for the Universities West Midland online short course: Food and the City. The course will run for 6 weeks from 2nd June 2014 and is completely free. The course...

Call for papers for an exciting new journal: SITOPOLIS is a multi-disciplinary, peer-reviewed and open access journal focussing on urban and peri-urban agriculture and systems of urban and regional food provisioning in...

This video – Imagining Research for Food Sovereignty – highlights the outcomes of the farmer exchanges and the St Ulrich workshop deliberations. For more information about the St. Ulrich Workshop on Democratising...

Hello from Kenya where I am working on a proposal on Institutional Change for Inclusive Development. Over the next few weeks I will be posting short stories and insights from our...

I have been working some pretty long hours lately and that has left little time for blogging. I did however find time this weekend to write a short post about...

Last year I spoke at a workshop on gender and food security The summary has been posted: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/research/priorities/foodsecurity/newsandevents/pastevents/genderfs This workshop addressed the international gender dimensions of food security, focusing on women as producers...