UN Calls for Action to End Food Waste Culture

The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) calls to stop food waste culture for more decisive action to end the culture of throwing out food uneaten. According to UNEP Food Waste Index Report 2021, about one billion tons of food each …

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Sri Lanka Forex Emergency Worsens, Food Emergency Declared

Sri Lanka declared a state of emergency on Aug. 31 as food shortages worsened after the country indefinitely banned imports to save its emptying foreign reserve. Importers have had trouble funding essential food and medicine items after Sri Lanka’s foreign …

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US Frozen Beef Exports to China Spikes Amid Australia Trade Tensions

Frozen beef exports from the United States to China surged after the latter’s tensions with its top exporter Australia broke out in April. U.S. beef exports increased to $107 million in July while Australian exports fell to $35 million. In …

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