Sir Dave Lewis: ‘Fix the food system to fix the planet’

Dave Lewis

Source: Peter Searle

The need for international agreement to hold back global warming is as obvious as it is urgent. But WWF UK chair and former Tesco boss Sir Dave Lewis asks: where is the focus on food?

Despite a year of record temperatures, extreme weather and devastating wildfires, diplomatic efforts remain tortuously slow ahead of the most important climate summit in a generation, COP26 in Glasgow. And while climate action is front and centre, the role of food is not.

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