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CarolCooks2…Today is the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste…

Around 88 million tonnes of food are wasted in the EU every year, with more than half coming from households. Changing the way we shop, cook and plan our meals can really make a difference to prevent the waste of food, money and resources.

Worldwide the figures are even scarier…Do you know what upsets and scares me more?

828 million people.

Around the world, more than enough food is produced to feed the global population—but as many as 828 million people still go hungry. After steadily declining for a decade, world hunger is on the rise, affecting nearly 10% per cent of people globally…

I am not a mathematician. but I don’t think I need to be…we must do more…we can do more…