17/05/2017Messe Düsseldorf and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) have agreed on continuing their cooperation for the coming years as part of the SAVE FOOD Initiative.
12/10/2016• Spanish minister and employees from the French Ministry of Agriculture are further high-calibre political representatives among the delegates • Approx. 300 guests from industry, associations, political circles and NGOs discussed on food losses and waste
26/07/2016Spanish Exporters and Investors Club along with business association AECOC/GS1 Spain as co-organizer Top-ranking speakers from the primary sector, (packaging) industry, retail and politics
23/05/2016FAO examines the reasons and mechanisms of food loss in chickpeas, mangos, milk and rice The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) is carrying out extensive studies on the topic of food losses in various districts of India between May and July 2016. This was made possible by the membership fees of the SAVE FOOD Initiative.
13/05/2015Initiative now has more than 350 sponsors from business, NGOs and research With the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ) the SAVE FOOD initiative has gained a high-profile partner with political backing. The number of members who have committed to fighting food waste and loss has now risen to 120.
13/05/2015Further progress made in the fight against food losses and food waste • Second international SAVE FOOD Congress concludes successfully • FAO, UNEP and industry speakers, high-profile guests and a variety of approaches and alliances demonstrate the broad spectrum of possibilities for solving the problem
13/05/2015173 participants from 12 nations Visible interest on the part of industry to engage in fight against food losses and waste
13/05/2015Recent SAVE FOOD Initiative study reveals causes of food losses in Kenya and offers specific solutions “Food Loss Assessments: Causes and Solutions” – presentation of study findings part of busy agenda at second international SAVE FOOD Congress in Düsseldorf
13/05/2015“We’ve got to do more!” Düsseldorf’s trade fair CEO and the Food and Agriculture Organisation appeal to industry’s sense of responsibility.
13/05/2015Highly distinguished speakers from the FAO and UNEP and from leading private sector companies show how to reduce food loss and waste Three years after its establishment at the first SAVE FOOD Congress, the SAVE FOOD Initiative has already grown into a broad-based international alliance with over 110 members.