Gulf Times - food-waste
Indonesia's poor get to taste leftover wedding dishes

Indonesia's poor get to taste leftover wedding dishes

In the slums of Jakarta, Indonesia's poor are getting a taste of how the other half live thanks to a new programme that aims to take a bite out of its mammoth food-waste problem.

MEC highlights initiatives to fight food waste in Ramadan

MEC highlights initiatives to fight food waste in Ramadan

The world wastes 1.3bn tonnes of food annually, equivalent to US$1tn, and a quarter of this amount can feed the poor and hungry around the globe, according to recent statistics.

Food waste in Qatar: Researchers to share findings

Food waste in Qatar: Researchers to share findings

The Safeguarding Food and Environment in Qatar (SAFE-Q) project team, after years of in-depth investigation into how and why food is wasted in Qatar, will present their findings at a public event on Monday.

MEC offers tips to reduce food waste

MEC offers tips to reduce food waste

The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) has offered a number of tips and guidelines to reduce food waste, one of the most important economic and social challenges around the world.

A lot to be thankful for

A lot to be thankful for

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