Food Security – for whom? was the focus of a special session at the European Society of Rural Sociology conference in Aberdeen in August. The three speakers focussed on different aspects of food security. You can hear their presentations below and download the powerpoints to go with them from: http://www.esrs2015.eu/news/final-conference-proceedings
Professor Phil McMichael, from Cornell University, USA, looked at ‘The Question of Food Security (writ large)’ in his talk.
Professor Tiina Silvasti, from University of Jyväskylä, Finland discussed ‘Food shortages at the household level’
All three took part in a discussion with participants: