Food Waste

Food waste peaks in Ramadan in Egypt

Sun, 26 Mar 2023 - 10:37 GMT

Egyptians spend L.E.200 billion on food annually, it much of that food ends in the dump.

5 Effective Ways to Reduce Food Waste

Tue, 01 Nov 2022 - 03:38 GMT

Besides the global hunger crisis, what some people might not know is that food waste is one of the biggest environmental issues that have a major negative impact on our planet.

45.1% of households say food waste 'prevalent' in Egyptian society: IDSC

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 12:56 GMT

The unfolding crisis in Ukraine has roiled commodity markets and posed threat to global food security, the IDSC added.

Egypt’s parliament considers bill regulating food waste

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 11:35 GMT

A study prepared by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) showed that about 50 percent of vegetables and fruits, 40 percent of fish, 30 percent of milk and wheat are wasted annually in Egypt.

Egyptian parliamentarian drafts law on reducing food waste

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 03:05 GMT

The MP underscored that such quantity is huge, given the percentage of poverty in the country, and the fact that Egypt suffers from water poverty.

Finding quick, creative solutions to food waste is a must: Egypt’s amb. to Rome

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 01:57 GMT

“The global volume of food wastage is estimated at 1.6 billion tons of ‘primary product equivalents.’ Total food wastage for the edible part of this amounts to 1.3 billion tons,” FAO data says.