Posts tagged "UN Sustainable Development Goals"

Ten scaling initiatives to accelerate food waste fight: WRI

[02 September/Food Navigator] A new list of ‘scaling initiatives’ has been published by World Resources Institute in an effort to accelerate the pace and geographic spread of global actions against food waste and loss. Reducing food waste and loss plays an important role in meeting the UN Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 and will help...

France tops Food Sustainability Index

[3 December/Food Navigator] The Food Sustainability Index (FSI) ranks countries on food system sustainability. It assesses the sustainability of food systems according to three categories – food loss and waste; sustainable agriculture and nutritional challenges through an environmental, societal and economic prism. For the third year running, France was praised for its regulatory environment that...

Fast food versus slow food: A choice of ‘ethics and sustainability’

[24 September/Food Navigator] According to the European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis, the choice between fast and slow food was a question of ethics and sustainability. She said food production needed to become more sustainable and beneficial to small businesses and communities in Europe. She added food waste was a 21st century...