Through inter- and transdisciplinary eduction the ACWFS aims to strengthen research capacity for global food and nutrtion security. With a minor program global food security we focus on education at bachelors level. This minor is open to students from all faculties and universities. We also offer thesis and intership opportunities for master studetns. Vacancies are placed on the website. Similarly when we have a vacancy for PhD research this will also be posted on the website.


Summary of courses with food security content

Minor in Global Food Security

The minor Global Food Security Studies is a 30 EC programme taught in English. It is an interdisciplinary programme addressing the complex problem of ensuring food and nutrition security from a variety of academic disciplines, including economics, health and nutrition sciences, natural resource management, and agronomics

Thesis possibilities at the ACWFS

Are you a VU master student conducting a thesis related to food and nutrition security? Do you need 500 euro to support research and dissemination of your food and nutrition security related research? Apply now!