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REDUCING FOOD LOSS AND WASTE REQUIRES A JOINT RESPONSE!

Press release… Experts, food business operators, and decision makers from Europe and Central Asia gather in Istanbul to discuss solutions to food loss and waste… FAO, in partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Türkiye, the Economic Cooperation Organization Regional Coordination Centre for Food Security (ECO-RCCFS), and with …

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OVER 141 MILLION PEOPLE FACE FOOD INSECURITY IN ARAB WORLD!

Over 141 million people in the Arab world are exposed to food insecurity, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva warned Monday. Kristalina Georgieva Georgieva, speaking at a conference in Riyadh, said that the IMF will add its voice to fight food trade restrictions in order to ease the …

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The UN General Assembly, on 19 December 2019, designated 29 September as the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste (A/RES/74/209). In the resolution, the UNGA recognized that the observance of the International Day would contribute significantly to raising awareness of the importance of the problem and its …

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FAO AND WEF GO TO COOPERATION SO AS TO REDUCE HUNGER…

FAO and the World Economic Forum go to cooperation… FAO and WEF cooperation envisages the transformation of agriculture and food systems within the framework of sustainability with the contribution of the private sector. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the World Economic Forum (WEF) signed …

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FAMINE LOOMS IN THE HORN OF AFRICA!

Press release…. Rising conflict, weather extremes, and economic instability aggravated by the lingering impacts of COVID-19 and the ripple effects of the war in Ukraine are among the key drivers… Rome – The number of people facing acute food insecurity worldwide is expected to continue to rise precipitously, as the food …

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TURKISH AND NIGERIAN INVESTORS CAME TOGETHER FOR AFRICAN FOOD SAFETY CONGRESS…

Türkiye doesn’t just want to sell to Africa, it wants to help, says event organizer… ANKARA… Turkish and Nigerian investors came together on Monday for the Africa Food Safety Congress in the Turkish capital Ankara. The organizers, Window of Turkey, held sessions on agriculture, livestock, trade, industry, energy, contraction, construction, …

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GASTRONOMY FESTIVAL KICKS OFF IN BURSA!

The northwestern province of Bursa is hosting a gastronomy festival from Sept. 23 to 25 to promote its local cuisine, which is considered the foundation of the Ottoman court kitchen. Bursa is preparing for its first citywide gastronomy festival with local and national flavors both on a corporate and professional basis, Bursa Mayor Alinur Aktaş …

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“FOOD BARONS DOMINATE GLOBAL FOOD MARKET!”

As dominance over food markets shifts east towards countries like India and China, four to six companies influence the global market in key sectors, agricultural research and policy decisions, a new report by ETC group has found. The Food Barons 2022 report, which has been released just weeks ahead of …

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“EUROPEAN MARKET CHAINS TURN TO ANTALYA TO SUPPLY FRESH FRUIT AND VEG”

Across Northern and Western Europe, vegetable producers are contemplating halting their activities because of the financial hit from Europe’s energy crisis, further threatening food supplies. Surging power and gas prices will impact crops grown through the winter in heated greenhouses such as tomatoes, peppers and cucumbers, and those which need …

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EU SUPERMARKET CHAINS TURN TO TURKIYE TO SECURE SUPPLIES!

The looming energy crisis in Europe and the war in Ukraine that hampers production in the continent offer huge opportunities for Turkish agriculture products exporters, according to people from the industry. There have been reports suggesting that farmers in Europe stop production and greenhouses are closing. But at a time when farmers in the …

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