May 2019 – Co-operative Party

Trafford to have strong political and corporate focus on food poverty

As Leader of a Labour Council, I am determined to pursue an agenda which addresses the needs of Trafford residents...I’ve clarified the Community and Partnership’s portfolio holder’s responsibilities to include tackling food poverty so that we have a strong political and corporate focus on addressing this growing crisis

Vegetables and Meat

Are social rights a way to tackle food insecurity?

“We need to accept social rights! Surely the British electorate can be mobilised by a right to social protection!” Professor Philip Alston, UN Special Rapporteur on the poverty and human rights at a public event in London in April 2019.