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The Food Ethics Council is a charity that provides independent advice on the ethics of food and farming. Our aim is to create a food system that is fair and healthy for people, animals and the environment.

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Latest blog posts


24/02/15
Fairtrade - the new normal?

Fairtrade - the new normal?

Mike Gidney, CEO of the Fairtrade Foundation, asks what it will take to make fair trade practices the norm.
19/01/15
Food on the agenda?

Food on the agenda?

Which food and farming issues will be on the agenda in 2015?

Latest Twitter posts


RT @WFP: "At WFP, we believe #women & girls who r empowered will lead to our ultimate goal, a world with #zerohunger" #IWD2015 http://t.co/…
Great letters to @guardian on food system challenges http://t.co/J7oGlijsJC less waste, less meat, protect soil, extensive farming systems
McDonald's to cut antibiotics in chicken sold in the US via bbcnews http://t.co/Oyd9TkQmIY" target="_blank">@bbcnews http://t.co/Oyd9TkQmIY
RT @dan_crossley: Bangor University's Ugly Foods Shop opens its doors via bbcnews http://t.co/NhbbmEGEnT" target="_blank">@bbcnews http://t.co/NhbbmEGEnT

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Our Business Forum provides an opportunity to learn about ethical questions around climate change, obesity and other core concerns for the food industry, why not get involved and join? Visit our Business Forum page to find out more.