Tim Benton

Professor Tim Benton leads the Energy, Environment and Resources programme at Chatham House. He joined Chatham House in 2016 as a distinguished visiting fellow, when he was also dean of strategic research initiatives at the University of Leeds. From 2011-2016 he was the “champion” of the UK’s Global Food Security programme which was a multi-agency partnership of the UK’s public bodies (government departments, devolved governments and research councils) with an interest in the challenges around food.

Upcoming Events

Featuring Talks By:
Geeta Sethi
Tristram Stuart
Anthony Warner
Tim Benton

The Earth Convention: What We Eat and Why It Matters

This fourth session in the Earth Convention series explores the huge global impact of food production on the environment and climate change.