07/08/2018“Fixing Food Waste: What does it take?” This was the theme that UN Environment chose to unite high-profile guests, who focused on this topic in a panel discussion on 17 June.
13/06/2018Experts from Industry, Associations and NGOs shed Light on Food Losses and Waste from Different Perspectives
05/02/2018Lidl Deutschland is the first retail company on board
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.
13/05/2015NESTLE® is the next major company to join the initiative A growing number of companies and organisations are supporting the SAVE FOOD Initiative dedicated to the fight against global food loss and waste.
13/05/201540% of all foods produced in the less developed countries spoil every day before they reach the consumers. This is a little less than half of all available foods in those countries, and it also has consequences for the scarce local resources, such as land, water and energy. These “investments” are thus also irretrievably lost.
13/05/20154,909 pallets of food and beverages are distributed by more than 900 food banks in Germany each year, reaching needy people throughout the country – over one and a half million by now.