Leading academic to address challenges facing global food
Professor Charles Godfrey
Professor Charles Godfrey, an expert in the challenges facing the global food system, will tackle the issue of ‘sustainable intensification in agri-food’ when he comes to Northern Ireland later this month.
The event, which has been jointly organised by the NI Institute of Agricultural Science (NIIAS) and the Institute of Food Science and Technology (IFST), takes place at 1.30pm on Friday 29 November at the Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) Hillsborough.
Professor Godfrey is Hope Professor of Zoology at Jesus College, Oxford. He chaired the Lead Expert Group of the UK Government’s Foresight Project on the Future of Food and Farming and is a member of the Strategy Advisory Board of the UK Global Food Security Programme and the Steering Group of the UK Government Green Food Project. He is also a member of the UN’s Committee on World Food Security. More information on this event can be viewed on the News page.
Northern Ireland Institute of Agricultural Science