Emeritus Professor

Social policy, poverty studies, human rights, welfare politics, hunger/Canada and global North, food insecurity, right to food, food banks, food charity, food policy, food security, food justice


In the Media

Food banks don’t solve food poverty. The UK must not institutionalise them – National Post

Most recent publication: ‘First World Hunger Revisited: Food Charity or the Right to Food’, Riches, G and Silvasti, T., co-ed, (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014) http://www.palgrave.com/br/book/9781137298713