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Global call for zero tolerance on food loss and waste

“Zero tolerance for food loss and waste makes economic sense. According to a report from the 12.3, US$ 1 invested in food loss and food waste policies brings US$ 14 in return”, said FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva during a High-Level Event “Championing SDG 12.3 and the Pathway to Zero Hunger” at the 72nd Session of the General Assembly on 19 September in New York. 

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