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  • 1 December 2016

    Quiz: How Much Food Do We Waste and Why Should We Stop?

    Test your knowledge and find out how you can make small changes that have a big impact. The rampant problem of food waste gets worse throughout the last two months of each year. WorldWatch Institute estimates that the U.S. creates three times as much food waste during the holiday season. The overall statistics don’t look much better: An average family tosses out $2,500 worth of food in a yea [...]

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  • 1 December 2016

    44 Food losses and waste in the context of metropolitan food and nutrition security

    Urbanization, growing world population and rising middle classes: (Mega) cities need more and more supply of healthy fresh food. What role do FLW play in shaping efficient and sustainable urban food systems? Organizers: Postharvest Network; Wageningen University and Research Centre; CGIAR CCAFS; Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands; Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the King [...]

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  • 1 December 2016

    Tracking progress – From Paris COP21 to Marrakech COP22

    16 Nov 2016 Reducing food loss and waste is critical in ensuring more productive, resilient and low-emission food systems and driving climate action forward in the agriculture sector. Climate change impacts agriculture and food production environmentally, economically and socially. At the same time, the food production system is a source of greenhouse gas emissions, contributing to climate change. [...]

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  • 27 October 2016

    Nokto What?! NOKTO TAGO!

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  • 5 October 2016

    Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too

    One of the biggest issues related to climate change is food security. The world’s poorest – many of whom are farmers, fishers and pastoralists – are being hit hardest by higher temperatures and an increasing frequency in weather-related disasters. At the same time, the global population is growing steadily and is expected to reach 9.6 billion by 2050. To meet such a heavy demand, agr [...]

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Join our battle for global right to food and against food waste! Become an agent of change signing the Charter “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!” and following our initiatives all around Europe! This video has been created by FELCOS Umbria for the European Project “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!”, w[...]

LET’S ACT!

Join our battle for global right to food and against food waste! Become an agent of change signing the Charter “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!” and following our initiatives all around Europe! This video has been created by FELCOS Umbria for the European Project “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!”, w[...]

LET’S ACT!

Join our battle for global right to food and against food waste! Become an agent of change signing the Charter “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!” and following our initiatives all around Europe! This video has been created by FELCOS Umbria for the European Project “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!”, w[...]

Cooking contest against food waste in Terni to spread the Campaign “Save food, love the world”

On 6th December 2016 students from High School “Casagrande-Cesi” of Terni, supported by teachers and by Chef Giorgione, testimonial of the Campaign “Save food, love the world” promoted by FELCOS Umbria, realized an event to spread the “Riciclettario della tradizione umbra”, a cookboo[...]

LET’S ACT!

Join our battle for global right to food and against food waste! Become an agent of change signing the Charter “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!” and following our initiatives all around Europe! This video has been created by FELCOS Umbria for the European Project “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!”, w[...]

LET’S ACT!

Join our battle for global right to food and against food waste! Become an agent of change signing the Charter “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!” and following our initiatives all around Europe! This video has been created by FELCOS Umbria for the European Project “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!”, w[...]

LET’S ACT!

Join our battle for global right to food and against food waste! Become an agent of change signing the Charter “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!” and following our initiatives all around Europe! This video has been created by FELCOS Umbria for the European Project “DON’T WASTE OUR FUTURE!”, w[...]

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