Ben Reynolds, Sustain’s deputy chief executive, will take part in a panel discussion following the screening of two short documentaries on sustainable fishing at City University
City, University of London is examining how we tackle global food challenges locally; climate change, resource depletion.
The world is facing major food system challenges, locally, in nations and globally; the huge burden of food poverty, malnutrition and diet-related disease; climate change and ecosystem degradation; and millions of people’s lives are affected by the often low paid and hazardous work involved in the food system.
City will be screening two short documentary films, The Fish in the Sea and Black Isle which explore local food production and sustainable fishing in Scotland, followed by a panel discussion with experts involved in sustainable food and fishing, Samuel Stone, Marine Conservation Society, and Professor Martin Caraher, Centre for Food Policy at City University, both Sustain members, and the film maker himself.
The event is free on Thursday 1 November 2018 5.45pm - 7.15pm Register here.
Sustainable Fish Cities
Sustainable Fish Cities: A campaign to protect precious marine environments and fishing livelihoods, and call for fish to be bought from sustainable sources. We want to show what can be done if people and organisations make a concerted effort to change their buying habits.
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