Network members

Magaly Aceves-Martins
University of Aberdeen

I have experience on both quantitative and qualitative research methods, as well as fieldwork experience in clinical nutrition, health promotion and nutrition interventions (especially with young p

Rachel Alcock
Oxfam GB and the End Hunger UK campaign
Martine Barons
University of Warwick

My research focusses on coherent inference over a network of probabilistic systems for decision support with applications to food security.

Natasha Bayes
University of Northampton

My research involves qualitative ethnographic research exploring people's experiences of food poverty and foodbank use in Northamptonshire, East Midlands; as well as a small scale mid-methods evalu

Dave Beck
Bangor University

I have been researching the food systems of Wales for nearly ten years both within the School of Geography and the School of Social Science at Bangor University. This began with an exploration into

Gillian Beeley
Together Lancashire supports development of Food Alliances in Blackburn with Darwen and across Lancashire in towns and localities. Currently also facilitating an Experts by Experience programme focussing on rural food poverty.

I work in the fields of rural food poverty, child poverty and food insecurity and holiday hunger/nurture.

Zak Bond
The WI

I lead the WI's work on food poverty.

Amy Bond
University of Central Lancashire

In 2017/18 I have been undertaking research into the work of food banks and community cooking projects, looking at the social impact of these initiatives in the Preston and East Lancashire region.

Jane Brough
Northumbria University Newcastle
Northumbria University Newcastle

My current research project (Year 1) in on the motivation of food bank volunteers. I am looking at the differences between 'frontline' and trustee volunteers, the influence of faith and beliefs and

Robin Burgess
Northampton Hope Centre and Hope Enterprises; also trustee of IFAN

I am the manager of large local poverty charity as well as a blogger, writer, campaigner and board member of the Independent Food Aid Network. 

Joe Came
Pat Caplan
Goldsmiths College London

My areas of interest include: food insecurity in the UK wth particular reference to Pembrokeshire and Barnet; food aid organisations and voluntarism; the role of surplus and 'waste' food in providi