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  Conference: “Tackling Food Waste: The Consumer Co-operative Way”       Coop Italy’s Forum at EXPO Milan   16 October 2015, 10:45 – 16:40   EXPO site, Italy       The European Commission together with the European Community of Consumer Co-operatives and ANCC/Coop Italy are pleased to invite you to the conference: “Tackling Food Waste: The Consumer Co-operative Way”. Tacking place the day after the European Commission’s event: “Fight Food Waste, Feed the [...]
  Across the globe, nearly 30% of food is wasted throughout the agrifood supply chain. The EU Horizon 2020 funded project "Resource Efficient Food and dRink for the Entire Supply cHain" (REFRESH) takes action against food waste. 26 partners from 12 European countries and China work towards the project's goal to contribute towards the objectives of reducing food waste across Europe by 30% by 2025, reducing waste management costs, and maximizing the value from unavoidable food waste and [...]
The 193 Member States of the United Nations reached agreement today on the outcome document that will constitute the new sustainable development agenda that will be adopted this September by world leaders at the Sustainable Development Summit in New York. Concluding a negotiating process that has spanned more than two years and has featured the unprecedented participation of civil society, countries agreed to an ambitious agenda that features 17 new sustainable development goals that aim to [...]
  In the context of Expo Milano 2015, the European Commission is pleased to invite you to the international conference "Fight Food Waste, Feed the Planet".   The conference will take place on 15 October 2015 at the Expo Conference Centre, in Milan.   "Fight Food Waste, Feed the Planet" aims to contribute to the setting of EU and global directions for food waste prevention, focusing in particular on the importance of effective inter-sector co-operationfrom farm to fork. The conference [...]
  FUSIONS partner and Denmark’s largest NGO against food waste, Stop Wasting Food movement Denmark (Stop Spild Af Mad) is celebrating its 7 years birthday with great news: within the last 5 years, food waste in Denmark is reduced by 4,4 BILLION DKK, equivalent to 25%. Stop Wasting Food movement Denmark (Stop Spild Af Mad), the many volunteers, the Danish people and stakeholders from the entire value chain have contributed to significant reduction in food waste. Since 2010, Denmark’s [...]
  Since September 2014, the online platform,, has been providing professionals in the food industry the opportunity to offer and sell their unsold but safe-to-eat products online to charity organisations. Foodwe platform won in May 2015 the European Waste Reduction Week prize in the NGO/association category. The theme of the 2014 edition was reducing food wastage.  A total of 12,000 projects from around Europe were realized to the 6th Waste Reduction Week. In just a [...]