Cork Food Policy Council seeks to influence local food policy to follow best practice in developing a healthy, sustainable, & resilient food system.
Supporting new partnerships in Cork between statutory, community and voluntary groups, educational institutions & businesses to promote knowledge, skills & experience around food.
We advocate for innovative community food initiatives that seek improvements to the food system improving equitable access to quality food.
We are an inter-agency group chaired by Colin Sage Dept Geography UCC, supported by:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Cork City Council (CCC)
Cork Environmental Forum (CEF)
Bia Food Initiative
Irish South and West Fish Producers Organisation
Health Action Zone (HAZ)
Cork Institute of Technology (CIT)