Food waste Current Affairs, GK & News
FAO Report: Indigenous Peoples’ food systems
As per U.N. Food & Agriculture Organisation (FAO)’s report, traditional food gathering techniques of indigenous communities are under threat because of accelerated climate change and economic pressures right from Arctic to the Amazon. Key Findings of report As per FAO, food systems used by different indigenous peoples were among world’s most sustainable in terms of ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2021
Category: International / World Current Affairs • Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Climate change • Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) • food gathering • food system of indigenous people • Food waste • indigenous people
Food Waste Index Report-2021
The United Nation Environment Programme (UNEP) published the “Food Waste Index Report, 2021”. As per the UNEP report, estimated 931 million tonnes of food were wasted across the world 2019. The agency also highlighted that this amount of wasted food can circle the Earth seven times. Key Facts The index report was published by the ..
Month: Current Affairs - March, 2021
Category: Reports & Indexes Current Affairs
Topics: Food waste • United Nation Environment Program • Zero Hunger Programme
Role of AgriTech StartUps in improving Indian Farming
While the Indian economy has lifted millions out of poverty and bludgeoning service industry has prospered our economy, it can be stated without a doubt that India, was, is and will remain for the near future, a primarily agricultural nation. What is happening??? More than half of the Indian Population remains employed in tilling fields, ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs - 2022
Topics: Food waste • NASSCOM • Start-up • supply chains