Entries by Postharvest Network Back Office

Prime Minister of Vietnam Nguyễn Xuân Phúc meets Postharvest Network

On Monday July 10, 2017, Prime Minister Phuc met Dirk ‘t Hooft and Nina Waldhauer of the Postharvest Network. They were given the opportunity to pitch the ongoing cooperation on solving the issues of postharvest management in Vietnam. The meeting was part of a three-day program of the Vietnamese government delegation in the Netherlands. The […]

23-25 Aug 2017 – World Food Summit 2017

The purpose of the global movement “Better Food for More People” and the annual World Food Summit 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark on August 23-25 is to unleash the full potential of gastronomy in order to create worldwide solid solutions that ensure better food for more people. The urban population of the world has grown rapidly from 746 […]

10-14 July 2017 – ICAAT 2017

The Inaugural International Congress on African Agribusiness & Trade at Rutgers University (ICAAT) will bring together African agricultural and political leaders with bilateral and multilateral institutions, overseas development organizations, US agribusiness, agricultural investors, technical and policy experts, and African civil society representatives. The event will highlight the importance of aligning with international strategic frameworks that […]

02 July 2017 – Making Sustainable Agriculture a future for youth in Africa

Considering the key role of agricultural development for structural transformation in Africa, the aim of the Ministerial Conference is to build up political engagement ahead of the Africa EU Summit, on a common vision on how to generate sustainable, inclusive jobs for African youth in the agri-food sector and rural economy. Parallel thematic sessions will […]

29 June 2017 – From food waste to food profit

Network meeting “From food waste to food profit”, organized by Wageningen Academy, the MVO Network Food & Agribusiness and the IMVO Network Chemistry (in Dutch). In samenwerking met Wageningen Academy organiseren het MVO Netwerk Food & Agribusiness en het IMVO Netwerk Chemie de netwerkbijeenkomst van food waste naar food profit. Want hoe voorkom je voedselverspilling? En waar […]

18 & 19 May 2017 – REFRESH Food Waste 2017

On 18-19 May 2017 in Berlin, REFRESH Food Waste 2017 will bring together diverse stakeholder groups working on food waste from across Europe. REFRESH Food Waste 2017, the multi-stakeholder conference connecting champions of food waste prevention, reduction, and valorisation, will take place 18-19 May 2017. The main day on 18 May will include presentations, discussions […]

29 Apr 2017 – World Disco Soup Day

Slow Food Youth Network is organizing the first World Disco Soup Day on April 29, 2017 to fight food waste! The Slow Food Youth Network calls for attention and action to stop global food waste, by organizing one of the most well known projects of the Slow Food Youth Network: Disco Soup.  While parts of the […]