CFS 43 Side Event “Reduction of food losses and waste in cities”
Nina Waldhauer, project leader of the Postharvest Network, presented how Wageningen has translated knowledge into local solutions for this topic (download the presentation).
Furthermore, Guido Santini (FAO) gave a presentation on “City Region Food Systems and Food Waste Management: Linking Urban and Rural Areas for Sustainable and Resilient Development“ (download the presentation) and Larissa Uwase (Carl Group) focused on “The role of innovations in reducing food losses and wastes for sustainable urban food systems”.
Chairman Hans Hoogeveen, the Dutch Representative to the FAO, led the session. Hans appealed to those present to make it happen in practice and challenged the audience to act!
- Please read the Blog post “Food waste: A global challenge, a local solution” from CFS.
- Please read the Summary of the event on the website of CFS.