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  • 20 September 2016

    Klöckner Pentaplast actively contributes to reducing food waste and loss

    As member of the SAVE FOOD initiative Klöckner Pentaplast is committed to reducing food waste and loss. SAVE FOOD is a joint initiative of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Messe Düsseldorf, and Interpack, the leading global trade fair for packaging and processes. The goal is to fight global food waste and loss thr [...]

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  • 14 September 2016

    Brainstorming against food waste. Do you have any tips?

    The employer of consumer goods companies launched a competition to stop wasting food and the prize is 1,800 euros to purchase one year [...]

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  • 8 September 2016

    From field to fork: the six stages of wasting food

    Americans chuck out two tons of food a second – be it at the farm for being ‘ugly’ or at the table because we’re too finicky by Suzanne Goldenberg Every second, an amount of food equal to the weight of a sedan car is thrown away in the US – about 60m tons a year. It starts at the farm. The potato that grew to the size of a brick. The watermelon with the brown slasher marks on the rind. T [...]

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  • 7 September 2016

    Validation workshop of Burkina Faso food loss assessments report

    A validation workshop to share the results of a food loss assessment study and to collect feedback and comments by different stakeholders was held in Ouagadougou on 28 July 2016. The study was carried out by consultants and country team of theRome-based UN agencies joint project in Burkina Faso. The workshop objectives were: 1) to present the status of the post-harvest losses and the critical los [...]

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  • 7 September 2016

    Second SAVE FOOD Meeting in Madrid with top-ranking participation

    Source: http://www.fao.org/save-food/news-and-multimedia/news/news-details/en/c/428159/ 03 Aug 2016 Spanish Exporters and Investors Club along with industrial association AECOC as co-organizer Top-ranking speakers from the primary sector, (packaging) industry, retail and politics Following the extremely successful first SAVE FOOD Meeting at Nestlé in Vevey/Switzerland last year, the second editi [...]

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On 15th-16th June 2016 it took place in Limassol, Cyprus, the 3rd Project Steering Committee!

All the partners shared the activities realized in each territory during the first six months of the year and presented the territorial Campaign that they are promoting to reduce ‪#‎FoodWaste‬! During the meeting we also discussed about the next action to do to fight food waste and to promote the ‪#‎GlobalRig[...]

On 15th-16th June 2016 it took place in Limassol, Cyprus, the 3rd Project Steering Committee!

All the partners shared the activities realized in each territory during the first six months of the year and presented the territorial Campaign that they are promoting to reduce ‪#‎FoodWaste‬! During the meeting we also discussed about the next action to do to fight food waste and to promote the ‪#‎GlobalRig[...]

On 15th-16th June 2016 it took place in Limassol, Cyprus, the 3rd Project Steering Committee!

All the partners shared the activities realized in each territory during the first six months of the year and presented the territorial Campaign that they are promoting to reduce ‪#‎FoodWaste‬! During the meeting we also discussed about the next action to do to fight food waste and to promote the ‪#‎GlobalRig[...]

Beyond the waste society!

The European Project Don’t Waste Our Future at the day against food waste organized by the public utility for Environmental Services in Arezzo, in collaboration with Oxfam and the city of Arezzo! On 9th September Oxfam Italy engaged almost 200 kids in the interactive workshops against food waste and didactical and pl[...]

On 15th-16th June 2016 it took place in Limassol, Cyprus, the 3rd Project Steering Committee!

All the partners shared the activities realized in each territory during the first six months of the year and presented the territorial Campaign that they are promoting to reduce ‪#‎FoodWaste‬! During the meeting we also discussed about the next action to do to fight food waste and to promote the ‪#‎GlobalRig[...]

Joven de Nerva participaron a la transmisión de Radio Alcalá

Students from Nerva participated to a Radio transmission on Radio Alcalaá to discuss about food waste in the framework of the European Project "DON'T WASTE OUR FUTURE!"[...]

On 15th-16th June 2016 it took place in Limassol, Cyprus, the 3rd Project Steering Committee!

All the partners shared the activities realized in each territory during the first six months of the year and presented the territorial Campaign that they are promoting to reduce ‪#‎FoodWaste‬! During the meeting we also discussed about the next action to do to fight food waste and to promote the ‪#‎GlobalRig[...]

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