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Graham Riches

Graham Riches is director of the UBC School of Social Work and Family Studies with an interest in food security, welfare policy and human rights.

Stories by Graham Riches


Dear Premier: Don’t Promote Food Banks — End the Need For Them

We can do better than ‘left-over’ food for ‘left-behind’ people.

By Graham Riches, 4 Jan 2018


Idea #8: Time for a CBC Right to Food Day

Public broadcaster should launch it instead of pushing the failed food bank charity model.

By Graham Riches, 28 Dec 2012


Let Them Eat Starch

In food lines of Vancouver, we found scant nourishment.

By Graham Riches and Judy Graves, 28 Aug 2007