Love Food Hate Waste - consumer food waste prevention

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Wide ranging consumer facing campaign designed to help consumers waste less food. LFHW provides targeted tips, advice and guidance direct to consumers as well as via partners including local government and retailers.
WRAP
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Zero Waste Case Study: The Story of Sardinia

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Sardinia was until 2003 in the rearguard of Italy and Europe in terms of waste management. With a separate collection rate of 3.8%, this popular tourist island used to send all the remaining waste to landfills and incineration. However, a strategy based on the...

Zero Waste Europe
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Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism
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Seizing the opportunity: using plastic only when it...

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The policy paper looks at existing alternatives to fast-moving and short-lived plastic applications, and calls for the EU to introduce reduction targets for single-use plastics within the EU Strategy on Plastics in the Circular Economy.
Zero Waste Europe
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Sustainable consumers and the "New economies"

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Between February and April 2018, the spanish consumers association OCU and the Forum of New Economy and Social Innovation (NESI) carried out the research “Other consumption for a better world” to understand the sustainable consumption habits of Spanish con...

OCU, NESI (New Economy &Social Innovation)
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Implementing the German National Program on Sustainable...

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A range of activities at national level are designed to implement the German National Program on Sustainable Consumption. They include setting up the German Government's National Network on Sustainable Consumption and the German Government's Competence Centre...

The German Government
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The German Sustainable Development Strategy

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On 11 January 2017, the Federal Government approved this new version of the Sustainable Development Strategy, the most extensive enhancement of the Strategy since its first adoption in 2002. The notion of sustainable development has never been so pervasive an...

The German Federal Government
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Partnership for Sustainable Textiles

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The Partnership for Sustainable Textiles is a multi-stakeholder initiative with members from the fields of business, politics and the civil society with the objective of achieving social, environmental and economic improvements all along the textile supply cha...

Federal Government of Germany
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Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP)...

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This project seeks to improve sustainability in the agri-food sector in Sri Lanka through improving access to information. This includes developing LCI databases for the scientific basis and reliability of information, and subsequently establishing a green pro...

National Cleaner Production Centre Sri Lanka
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Establishment and Implementation of Green Public...

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Government spending accounts up to 15% of a country's gross domestic product. Such amount can greatly influence the consumption and production trends and increase the demand for green products. The project aims to pilot test the integration of sustainable cons...

Philippine Center for Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development, Inc.
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The German government's National Programme on...

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The National Programme on Sustainable Consumption is a first step towards implementing the 2030 Agenda. It is meant to support efforts to bring German consumption patterns and lifestyles into harmony with the planet's limits. In order to achieve this, the prog...

Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB)
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Strengthening SCP Practices in Sri Lanka by Empowering...

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This project was implemented under the funds of UNEP (January 2015-December 2016). The project aims to develop local resources and capacities for eco-innovation in developing and transition economies. It specifically targets small and medium sized enterprises...

National Cleaner Production Centre
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Creating Awareness on Sustainable Procurement through...

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One of the biggest challenges for implementing sustainable procurement policy on the ground is the lack of awareness among stakeholders. The stakeholders, who are deeply engaged in the procurement process, are often not aware of the nuances of sustainable proc...

Sanjay Kumar
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Sustainable Lifestyles in the Workplace (Bogota and...

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UN Environment, El Bosque University, Sustainable UN, One Earth, and Association Mawarid are developing and implementing workplace initiatives and activities to enhance better environmental practices and more sustainable lifestyles for individuals in the workp...

UN Environment (Economy Division, Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean, Sustainable United Nations)
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Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism
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Food for Us: Capacity building through research, and...

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This project involves the development and trial of a mobile phone application to trade surplus food from farms and develop a community of practice around the issue of food waste through transformative learning. Phase 1 of the project (funded by the UN's One Pl...

Environmental Learning Research Centre (ELRC), Rhodes University
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Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education
Sustainable Food Systems Programme Sustainable Food Systems Programme