This report is the result of a multiyear partnership between World Resources Institute, the World Bank Group, the United Nations Environment Programme, the United Nations Development Programme, the Centre de coopération internationale en recherche agronomique pour le développement, and the Institut national de la recherche agronomique. The synthesis report was published in December 2018. Previously published installments analyzing many of the issues covered in this report in greater detail are available at www.SustainableFoodFuture.org. The report focuses on technical opportunities and…
Eating foods that are healthy for us and for the environment is essential if we want to feed the future sustainably. This free 'Sustainable Plate' infographic is a simple way to visualize the global warming potential (GWP) of foods we regularly eat. Feel free to pass this resource along to a friend, client, or even print a copy off for your fridge! Loading... FREE Download
Our diets are huge consumers of resources. Growing crops requires an a serious amount of water, fertilizers, chemical inputs, petroleum, and land. Check out my top 10 ways to make your diet eco-friendly below. Feel free to print (double sided) and pass along to clients, colleagues, or friends. Thanks in to Unilever for sponsoring this handout, and distributing at FNCE (the annual food and nutrition conference).
Love Food Hate Waste is an non-profit that has single handedly reduced a massive portion of the UK's total food waste using mass consumer and retail education. It worked well there, and now it's expanding. Check out their incredible app (for apple and android), as well as their country specific website for your country (they even have a presence in New Zealand!)
State of America’s Food Waste Academic White Paper Download the paper here. America is wasting nearly 40% of all the food it grows, and this is having major social, economic, and environmental impacts. I wrote this white paper with Dr. Katie Brown to not only highlight the major issues, but also to provide actionable solutions to reduce our overall waste.
Food waste sucks, but we all do it. Luckily, there are easy and practical ways to reduce the amount of food we toss. Check out this infographic that I co-created with Alice Henneman RDN, with financial support from The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation. Read more about The Academy's fight against food waste, straight from the incredible president herself, Donna Martin RDN - here.