SAVE FOOD: Global Initiative on Food Loss and Waste Reduction

Global call for zero tolerance on food loss and waste

20 Sep 2017

20 September 2017, New York - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva has joined in calls for a renewed global commitment to zero tolerance for food loss and waste. The call was made at a high-level event at the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly that focused on tackling food loss and waste as a pathway to achieving Sustainable Development Goal 2: Zero Hunger.