SOAS University of London

Centre for Development, Environment and Policy (CeDEP)

Dr Annabel de Frece

BA (Hons) (SOAS), MSc (Imperial College), PhD (Imperial College)
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Annabel de Frece
Centre for Development, Environment and Policy

Senior Teaching Fellow, Sustainable Development

SOAS Food Studies Centre


Dr Annabel de Frece
Email address:
+44(0)207 898 4760
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
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Annabel is a Senior Teaching Fellow in Sustainable Development in the Centre for Development, Environment and Policy. She has co-authored and tutored the Gender and Social Inequality module for the past 12 years. As well as tutoring, Annabel was formerly Senior Teaching Fellow in the Centre for Food Policy at City University and worked as an Education Coordinator with the Interdisciplinary Food Systems Teaching and Learning Programme (IFSTAL) which works across a consortium of universities delivering online and face to face courses to postgraduates. Annabel has also delivered food systems training in the University of Accra, Ghana and IPB University, Bogor, Indonesia, and professional development training in food systems at the Centre for Food Policy, City, University of London. She has researched and taught across a number of themes related to development, environment, agriculture, gendered constructions, political economy and culture of food production and has particular expertise in Latin America and West Africa.


Interdisciplinary Systems Teaching and Learning (IFSTAL)

The London Centre for Integrative Research on Agriculture and Health (LCIRAH)

London International Development Centre (LIDC)

Development Studies Association



Annabel is interested in interdisciplinary research projects which investigate sites of multiple inequalities within the following areas:

  • Food systems
  • Sustainability
  • Gender
  • Global environmental change


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Available for
Regional Expertise
  • Africa
  • North America
Country Expertise
  • Ghana
  • Mexico
  • Spanish



Ingram, John and Ajates, Raquel and Arnall, Alex and Blake, Lauren and Borrelli, Rosina and Collier, Rosemary and de Frece, Annabel and Häsler, Barbara and Lang, Tim and Pope, Harley and Reed, Kelly and Sykes, Roger and Wells, Rebecca and White, Rebecca (2019) 'A future workforce of food-system analysts'. Nature Food, (1) 1, pp 9-10.


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