Let's Talk Food Conference

Ewood Park Blackburn
16/03/2023 10:00 16:00

Keynote Presentations

Sheila Dillon: Presenter of the Radio 4 Food Programme will deliver the inaugural BwD Food Alliance Presentation.

Prof Corrina Hawkes: Leadership Practices for A Well-nourished Borough Corinna will talk about why leadership is the magic ingredient needed to evolve our food system into one which serves people's and planetary health and wellbeing. She will talk about what needs to be done and why and how the specific practices of courageous leadership working from the ground up can make a difference.

Tim Radcliffe: NHS England Green Food Update Tim will provide an insight into NHS England Net Zero ambitions, their new food standards and upcoming food strategy   

Sarah Ottaway: “Why food waste is one of our biggest challenges, globally and locally.” If food waste was a country, it would have the third largest carbon footprint in the world behind only the USA and China.  Its impacts are felt both at home and at a global level, but what does this mean and where are the opportunities to benefit people and communities by tackling this major problem?

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