Ukraine Conflict Could Deepen Hunger Crisis

SANAA (Reuters) - Potential disruption to global wheat supplies after Russia's invasion of Ukraine is raising concerns that war-torn Yemen's hunger crisis and food price inflation could deepen, with some Yemenis rushing to buy flour. The World Food Program (WFP) this week said the Ukraine crisis is likely to further…

World Food Travel Association Supports the UN’s Global Tourism Plastics Initiative

The World Food Travel Association (WFTA) has become a signatory of the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative, a project led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO). The Global Tourism Plastics Initiative (GTPI) unites the tourism sector behind a common vision to address the…

CropLife Asia Commends UN Call For Action To Avoid “Global Food Emergency”

A policy brief released this week by the United Nations (UN), "The Impact of COVID-19 on Food Security and Nutrition", raises serious concerns regarding the effect COVID-19 is having on the most vulnerable parts of society already experiencing hunger and malnutrition. As a result, CropLife Asia is reiterating the need…

CropLife Asia Calls Out “Unacceptable” Food Crisis

With the release of the 2019 State of Food Security & Nutrition in the World by the United Nations (UN), new data has come to light indicating hunger, undernourishment and obesity are at critical levels globally and throughout Asia in particular. In light of these troubling trends, CropLife Asia is…

Roquette Launches 2017 Activity And Sustainable Development Report

Roquette Group—a global leader in plant-based ingredients and a pioneer of new vegetal proteins for Food, Nutrition and Health markets, launches its 2017 Activity and Sustainable Development Report titled “Roquette: Let’s Travel to the Heart of Our Commitments”. This report illustrates the company’s commitments to meet customers’ and consumers’ expectations,…

Digital Developments In The EU Food Industry

FoodDrinkEurope, Europe’s food sector body, introduces new website to meet the United Nation’s sustainable development goals. FoodDrinkEurope’s new website aims to help the F&B industry meet the sustainable development goals (SDG) set forth in the United Nations’ 2030 agenda for sustainable development. The website will focus on the F&B industry…
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