National Food Strategy APPG

First Registered: 04/11/2020 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To promote cross-party thinking and cross-departmental leadership on food policy, in the run-up to and after the publication of the National Food Strategy in 2021.

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17/02/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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4. The National Food Crime Unit visits LGC
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5. National Food Strategy
04/11/2020 - APPGs

Found: leadership on food policy, in the run-up to and after the publication of the National Food Strategy in 2021

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Recent Speeches related to National Food Strategy

1. Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment Committee Report
10/06/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: That this House takes note of the report from the Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment Committee Hungry - Speech Link
2: this debate on behalf of the Select Committee on Food, Poverty, Health and the Environment. I start by - Speech Link

2. National Food Strategy Independent Review
20/07/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: response to the recommendations of the National Food Strategy independent review, published on 15 July - Speech Link
2: and priorities for the food system. That will support our exceptional British food and drink producers, - Speech Link
3: Minister’s public perfunctory dismissal of the National Food Strategy’s recommendations on the need for sugar - Speech Link

3. Free School Meals: Food Parcels
14/01/2021 - Lords Chamber

1: steps they are taking to monitor the quality of food parcels currently being supplied to families in - Speech Link
2: My Lords, the images circulating of poor-quality food parcels are unacceptable. My right honourable friend - Speech Link
3: jointly prepared DfE guidance for the contents of food parcels, which is strikingly similar to the meagre - Speech Link

4. Obesity: Covid-19
10/11/2020 - Westminster Hall

1: In the latest report from the Intensive Care National Audit and Research Centre, which audits intensive - Speech Link

5. Schools: Free Holiday Meals and Activities
14/09/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: healthily and lead active lives. We welcome the National Food Strategy’s recent report and will carefully - Speech Link
2: paid out to support people during the pandemic with food vouchers for free school meals. One of the recommendations - Speech Link
3: Minister’s obesity reduction strategy for young people. What plans are there to fund food vouchers and holiday - Speech Link

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Recent Questions related to National Food Strategy
1. National Food Strategy Review
asked by: Daniel Zeichner
17/03/2021
... when the Government plans to publish a response to the recommendations of Part 1 of the National Food Strategy.

2. National Food Strategy Review
asked by: Stuart Anderson
10/09/2021
... what steps are being taken to consult communities on recommendations from Henry Dimbleby’s independent review of the food system.

3. Developing a National Food Strategy Independent Review
asked by: Baroness Mone
23/11/2020
... what plans they have to accelerate work on the National Food Strategy.

4. Developing a National Food Strategy Independent Review
asked by: Emma Lewell-Buck
14/05/2020
... whether he plans to publish an interim report on the independent review led by Henry Dimbleby entitled Developing a National Food Strategy.

5. Developing a National Food Strategy Independent Review
asked by: Gareth Thomas
21/01/2020
... how many responses have been received to the National Food Strategy’s Call for Evidence; and if she will make a statement on the progress of the independent review led by Henry Dimbleby.

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8 Current APPG Officers
Jo Gideon Portrait
Jo Gideon
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Stoke-on-Trent Central
Joined: 4th November 2020
Dean Russell Portrait
Dean Russell
Vice Chair
Conservative - Watford
Joined: 4th November 2020
Earl of Caithness Portrait
Earl of Caithness
Vice Chair
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 4th November 2020
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Jo Gideon MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 8131.

Email: jo.gideon.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Isabel Hughes, The Food Foundation, The Rain Cloud Victoria, 76 Vincent Square, London SW1P 2PD . Tel: 020 3086 9953

Email: isabel.hughes@foodfoundation.org.uk

Secretariat:

The Food Foundation acts as the group's secretariat. https://foodfoundation.org.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
30 Sep 2020
Source
The Food Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 30/09/2020 To : 29/09/2021
Value
£1,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the National Food Strategy APPG