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School of Social and Political Science: Research


Food Insecurity in Scotland

Food Insecurity in Scotland
Speaker: Dr Catriona Rooke # Scottish Government; Speaker: Prof Liz Dowler # University of Warwick; Introduced by: Dr Isabel Fletcher # University of Edinburgh
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5th Dec 2018 15:00 - 5th Dec 2018 17:00
6th floor staff room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LD

This presentation will provide an overview of what we know about food insecurity in Scotland. First it will consider the policy context and key research to date. Then it will focus on recent insights from the Scottish Health Survey 2017, which provides the first national-level data on the extent of food insecurity in Scotland.

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