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Food redistribution in the EU: Mapping and analysis of existing regulatory and policy measures impacting food redistribution from EU Member States
Food waste is an issue of importance for global food security and good environmental governance. It can be directly linked to environmental, economic and social impacts. Drivers...
Can food waste reduction in Europe help to increase food availability and reduce pressure on natural resources globally?
In recent years, reducing food waste and loss has become a policy priority in the European Union, but little is known about impacts of related measures in the EU and beyond....
Sustainable food system policies need to address environmental pressures and impacts: The example of water use and water stress
Sustainable food systems are high on the political and research agendas. One of the three pillars of sustainability is environmental sustainability. We argue that, when defining related...
Diets for a Better Future: Rebooting and Reimagining Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems in the G20
Diets for a Better Future demonstrates the leading role G20 countries can and must take to realize the exponential changes required for a healthy and sustainable world. The report explores...
Biodiversity impacts due to food consumption in Europe
Food security and biodiversity conservation are closely interconnected challenges to be addressed in order to achieve a sustainable food system on a global scale. Due to the complex nature...
Communication COM/2013/0229: Strategic Guidelines for the sustainable development of EU aquaculture
The water footprint of different diets within European sub-national geographical entities
The water footprint concept has been recognized as being highly valuable for raising awareness of the large quantity of water resources required to produce the food we consume....
Environmental impacts of food consumption in Europe
Food consumption is amongst the main drivers of environmental impacts. On one hand, there is the need to fulfil a fundamental human need for nutrition, and on the other hand this poses critical...