The (draft) aims of the Independent Kirklees Food Partnership are to: 

  • Identify priorities for the local food system in Kirklees 
  • To develop a strategy to strengthen the local food system to including: improved access to good quality, affordable food; improved relationships between stakeholders in the local system; improved use of land and other assets 
  • To facilitate actions across the district by developing working partnerships across public, private, voluntary and community sectors 

Roles and responsibilities of members: 

  • Increase support for Food Strategy goals through: 
  • Embedding goals into complimentary strategies and plans 
  • Bring together resources and assets that can support food strategy initiatives 
  • Identify funding opportunities that contribute to action 
  • Oversee progress towards outcomes