All attending a Think.Eat.Save event in Canberra, this week, welcomed the announcement by Australian federal environment Minister, Mr. Greg Hunt, inviting the Labor party, the Australian Greens, and any interested federal cross-benchers into a dialogue to establish a National Food Waste 2025 Strategy. Continue reading
For the second year running, Australia’s leading food rescue organisation, OzHarvest partnered with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to tackle the issues of food and nutrition security and sustainable food systems at the upcoming Think.Eat.Save events across Australia. Continue reading
The waste of a staggering 1.3 billion tonnes of food per year is not only causing major economic losses but also wreaking significant harm on the natural resources that humanity relies upon to feed itself, says a new FAO report released today. Food Wastage Footprint: Impacts on Natural Resources is the first study to analyze the impacts of global food wastage from an environmental perspective, looking specifically at its consequences for the climate, water and land use, and biodiversity.
To mark the United Nations International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has drawn attention to the vital role played by indigenous communities – who represent 5 per cent of the global population Continue reading
A joint campaign by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and partners to reduce food waste has received the backing of Brazil’s most popular football team.Banners promoting the Think.Eat.Save – Reduce Your Foodprint campaign accompanied players from Flamengo FC as they arrived on the pitch for a match with Continue reading