On June 18th 2019 Rural Action Derbyshire held the first Feeding Derbyshire Symposium at the Whitworth Centre, Darley Dale. The purpose of the Symposium was to answer one question:

Are we doing enough to address food insecurity in Derbyshire?

What delegates thought of the event…

We were very pleased with the positive feedback we received about the event:

 85% considered the relevance of the information presented to be good/excellent 

89% considered the usefulness of the group work to be good/excellent 

64% considered the networking opportunities to be good/excellent 

72% considered the World Café to be good/excellent 

We received some lovely comments too:

“A really interesting mix of people passionate about feeding

 Derbyshire, which made for a really good discussion and atmosphere.”

“Great event and lovely venue and very well organised and varied.”

“It’s been really informative.

“Great networking opportunity.

“Well organised. Inclusive day” 

“The first of what need to be regular meetings - go round to different projects to widen our experiences.”

 “Great to get views from different organisations and looking at a forward plan for the next 3-5 years.”

“Very well organised, very positive vibe throughout the day - let’s do it every year!

To read the full report please click on the button below.

The Feeding Derbyshire Symposium Report