This factsheet considers how three community food initiatives have developed electronic databases to gather, store and use their information.
Topic: data and databases
The 2004 Directory of Community Food Initiatives provided a snapshot of food initiatives in Scotland undertaken by community groups. This briefing paper gives guidance to anyone considering compiling a similar directory on a national, regional or local scale.
HEBS community food initiatives database; events diary; Food Standards Agency; Just for Starters community cafe pack; Information Exchange; Smart Cooking
Bearing Fruit training; Healthier Scotland Green Paper; Teaching Bairns to Cook conference; Open Mouthed report; Starters SCDP Review; nutrition research news; Information Exchange; Inequality and the New Scotland
Why SCDP was set up; CFI database; Food Matters report; Food for Thought conference; breakfast in Inverness; lunch in Leith; Information Exchange; SFCFI; Good Food Good Health; Edinburgh Community Food Initiative
Report of a conference organised by the Scottish Community Diet Project and the Scottish Colloquium on Food and Feeding to bring together a wide range of people involved or interested in community food research to discuss research issues.
The report of a seminar that explored the different approaches towards regional food and health strategies across Scotland and the support available for them.
Edition 2 of our regular e-bulletin update on developments in food, health and homelessness in Scotland.