Global Food Security Forum

25th April, Aula Maxima, University College Cork

25 Apr 2019
Dr Maria Kirrane, Prof Jessica Fanzo, President Patrick O'Shea, Prof Thia Hennessy, Dr Nick Chisholm

The UCC Centre for Global Development and Irish Forum for International Agricultural Development (IFIAD) were delighted to hold the Irish launch of the EAT-Lancet Commission Report on Food, Planet, Health.  You can see and listen to our keynote speaker, Prof Jessica Fanza, by clicking on this link:

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This report sets out the evidence demonstrating we need radical shifts in food production and consumption to stay within safe planetary boundaries by the year 2050. It has major implications for Ireland. The main speaker is Professor Jessica Fanzo, Distinguished Associate Professor of Ethics, Global Food and Agriculture, John Hopkins University, who is a co-author of the report. Speakers addressing the implications for Ireland include Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean of the Cork University Business School who will discuss implications for Irish agriculture.

This event was Livestreamed:





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