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
My research focusses on coherent inference over a network of probabilistic systems for decision support with applications to food security.
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
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
I work in the fields of rural food poverty, child poverty and food insecurity and holiday hunger/nurture.
I lead the WI's work on food poverty.
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.
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
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.
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