Making science work for development

Global Food Security Programme brings UK's main funders together

24 July 2013

The UKCDS Secretariat supports and contributes to the Global Food Security programme.

The UK’s main public funders of food-related research are working together through the Global Food Security programme to meet the challenge of providing the world’s growing population with a sustainable, secure supply of nutritious food from less land and using fewer inputs.

The programme delivers coordinated, multidisciplinary research through 4 themes:

  1. Economic resilience
  2. Resource efficiency
  3. Sustainable production
  4. Sustainable, healthy, safe diets


  • Food security