Sophie Laggan is an MSc student, studying at Stockholm Resilience Centre in Sweden. Her interests lie in sustainable food systems and cross-scale dynamics in social-ecological systems, with a particular focus on urban environments. As well as volunteering for Feedback, a food waste charity, Sophie is a freelance writer and is currently on a mission to establish a community-led Food Assembly in Bristol.
In addition, Sophie is working at the Schumacher Institute on Sustainable Systems writing a food report on the vulnerabilities of the current industrial food system. She champions grassroots food initiatives and sees these as the catalysts for change.