Future Survival of Human Civilization will Depend on Cutting Food Losses and Waste

Apr 15, 14 Future Survival of Human Civilization will Depend on Cutting Food Losses and Waste

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Blog by Selina Juul, Founder of Stop Wasting Food movement Denmark and Winner of Nordic Council Nature and Environment Prize. The debate on food losses and waste is beginning to replace the debate about climate change. The latest IPCC report recently launched in Yokohama, Japan, revealed some rather upsetting details about the...

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Agriculture officials condemn unnecessary loss and waste of good food

Apr 03, 14 Agriculture officials condemn unnecessary loss and waste of good food

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Agriculture officials condemn unnecessary loss and waste of good food Ministerial session at FAO Regional Conference for Europe calls for private and public sector action – and consumer behaviour change   FAO NEWS | 3 April 2014, Bucharest – As populations expand and food requirements continue to rise, the world cannot afford...

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New UN initiative tackles food losses with pilot activities in three African nations

Dec 23, 13 New UN initiative tackles food losses with pilot activities in three African nations

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Originally published by UN News Centre. 23 December 2013 – Three Rome-based United Nations agencies are teaming up on a $2.7 million project to tackle the problem of food losses in developing countries, beginning with pilot programmes in Burkina Faso, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Uganda. Globally, around one-third...

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