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Global Health Challenges Intro Course - Big Food Part 2 2020-11-9

Big Food Pt 2: Lindsay Jaack

From  Michelle Hart on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Global Health Challenges Intro Course - Big Food Part 1 2020-11-9

Big Food Part 1: Lindsay Jaacks

From  Michelle Hart on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Sustainable Food Systems

Dr Fiona Borthwick introduces you to the key stages of the food system and how they are linked. We will look at the increasing global nature of food systems, the basic concept of sustainability and…

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on September 30th, 2020 0 likes 80 plays 0  

Food security - a critical issue worldwide

A growing population and an earth with finite resources is resulting in unique challenges for humanity. Our students come from different backgrounds from around the world who seek to understand how…

From  Nikki Kay on September 15th, 2020 0 likes 316 plays 0  

Interview with Dominic Moran

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Dominic Moran, Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Interview with Kate Rowell

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Scottish beef farmer, Kate Rowell about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

What is Food Security?

An introduction to food security from Dr Fiona Borthwick, Programme Director of the MSc in Global Food Security and Nutrition.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Boghall Farm Introductory video

We provide a blended approach to teaching. Find out more about the outdoor teaching spaces where our students benefit from practical visits to complement their classroom learning.Music from…

From  Kate McLeod on July 30th, 2019 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Global Academy of Agriculture & Food Security @ Easter Bush Campus

To find out more, visit https://www.ed.ac.uk/global-agriculture-food-security . Music license: "Inspired" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0…

From  Kate McLeod on May 24th, 2019 0 likes 153 plays 0  

Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security - How to Apply

An instructional video on how to apply to any of the Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security programmes.

From  Kate McLeod on May 7th, 2019 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Professor Geoff Simm: Inaugural lecture: Thought for Food - Food for Thought?

Inaugural lecture by Professor Geoff Simm, Professor of Global Agriculture and Food SecurityRecorded 3/12/2018 at the Roslin Auditorium. Abstract:Feeding the world's growing population well -…

From  Peter Crooks on December 5th, 2018 0 likes 196 plays 0  

Inaugural lecture: Confronting the microbial menace in our food

Farmed animals are vital to global food security but can transmit harmful microbes to humans through the food chain.Among these are bacteria such as Salmonella, Campylobacter and E. coli that cause…

From  Peter Crooks on November 16th, 2017 0 likes 129 plays 0