SUSTAINABLE FOOD ORGS
A snapshot of all the great organisations and initiatives out there supporting sustainable food
SUSTAIN - Resource Economy and Circular Economy experts. WRAP works with governments, businesses and communities to deliver practical solutions to improve resource efficiency in the UK. The alliance for better food and farming. Sustain is an umbrella organisation working to promote sustainable food systems through a variety of avenues. Their campaigns/projects include:
Children's Health Fund
Food and Farming Policy
London Food Link (among many others)
SUSTAINABLE FOOD TRUST - Charity supporting sustainable food and farming systems in the UK and internationally
CAMPAIGN FOR REAL FARMING - Promoting healthy farming practices and educational opportunities
CENTRE FOR FOOD POLICY - Interdisciplinary programme to improve food policy across the globe, based at City University of London
COMPASSION IN WORLD FARMING - Campaign to end factory farming across the world
LAND WORKERS ALLIANCE - A grassroots union representing farmers, growers, and land-based workers
MARINE STEWARDSHIP COUNCIL - A charity and the authority on all things fish related.
TRANSITION TOWN NETWORK - Communities coming together to rethink how we can build a sustainable future
NO FOOD WASTE / THINK CIRCULAR
FEEEDBACK - Great charity fighting food waste in the UK though a variety of campaigns, provides food waste tools like DISCO SOUP templates.
FAIRSHARE - They redistribute surplus food to charities that turn it into meals.
FOODCYCLE - Network of volunteers which source and cook food that would have been wasted, to provide hot meals for those in need.
THIS IS RUBBISH - Reducing industry and supply chain food waste in the UK
ELLEN MACARTHUR FOUNDATION - Accelerating the transition to a circular economy
LITERATURE AND PUBLICATIONS
THE JELLIED EEL - London's sustainable food magazine, with lots of coverage of amazing food initatiatives (part of SUSTAIN)
LAND MAGAZINE - Looking at the connection between food, farming and land in the UK
FOODISM - Covering a whole range of food related topics including the latest London/UK food trends
CHELSEA GREEN PUBLISHING - Leading publisher in sustainable food and farming books
CARBON TRUST - Accelerating the move to a sustainable, low carbon economy
ISLINGTON SUSTAINABLE ENERGY PARTNERSHIP - Network for organisations in the borough who want to reduce energy costs, cut carbon emissions and manage their environmental impacts.