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Rebooting The Food System
September 19th, 2016 marked the beginning of a new global collaboration between the EAT Foundation (EAT), Jamie Oliver Food Foundation (JOFF) and United Nations World Food Programme (WFP): one that takes aim at obesity, hunger, climate change and environmental degradation all together.
Food for thought at the UN General Assembly
Every September high level leaders, experts and governmental representatives gather in New York for an intensive week of meetings and side events during the UN General Assembly. And of course, EAT was there as well.
Ban Ki-mon appoints Stordalen as one of 29 global leaders to spearhead the Fight Against Malnutrition.
The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement continues its drive to improve nutrition for all people, everywhere, with the coming together of 29 newly appointed global leaders, who are committed to fighting malnutrition in all its forms.
We must change the way we eat.
Join us during United Nations General Assembly 2016
Urban Food Systems: The Nutrition Challenge.
During the 71st United Nations General Assembly in New York, the EAT Foundation in collaboration with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs will host a high-level side event, “Urban Food Systems: The Nutrition Challenge”. The event will take place on September 20th from 1:15-2:30pm.
EATx UNGA: Urban Food Systems: The Nutrition Challenge
Click there to read more about the EVENT and SPEAKERS.
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Food is the new Internet, only bigger.
Kimbal Musk says food is the new Internet, only bigger. In this interview Kimbal Musk, venture capitalist and environmentalist, talks about our broken food systems, and the economic opportunities waiting for those willing to come to its rescue.
Why does your city mayor care about what you eat?
See the interview with Mark Watts, Executive Director of the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group, where he talks about the changing roles of city mayors and the decisive choices they face over the next years.
Sam Kass made vegetable garden for the First Lady
Fighting the good food fight
Sam Kass, a chef by profession, makes his mark in politics and media to fight the good food fight.
EAT Stockholm Food Forum
See all the VIDEOS of SPEAKERS from this years Forum.
This is how Google helps improve our food systems
Lunch with a vision
How can tech companies like Google help improve our food systems? See the interview where Michiel Bakker, Director of Global Food Services at Google, talks about serving lunch with a vision.
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Five C’s to change the world
Almost all of our major global challenges are linked to food; what we eat, how it is produced, and all that is wasted. We are beginning to grasp the magnitude and complexity of our broken food system, but not even close to fixing it. No expert, government or individual has the recipe, power or influence to single-handedly change the way the world eats. But no matter how ‘super wicked’ our problems seem, there are some exciting entry points for action. EAT has defined five; commissions, cities, children, chefs and cash.
Global Nutrition Report 2016
Three steps to improving nutrition worldwide
Corinna Hawkes, co-Chair of the Global Nutrition Report, urges political leaders to learn from the successes of countries such as Brazil and Kenya.
Food entrepreneur Kimbal Musk
- Real food is the opportunity of our century
Kimbal Musk, previously successful entrepreneur of Silicon Valley and brother of CEO and product architect of Tesla Motors, says “real food” now is taking the place of Internet for great business opportunities.
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Jamie Oliver: - Use your power!
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE
EAT and WBCSD take action to transform the global food system
The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and EAT Foundation are partnering to accelerate the transformation towards a healthy and sustainable global food system
Greetings to EAT from UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
"I count on all of you to help this initiative to succeed"
On the first day of EAT Stockholm Food Forum, the delegates received a special greeting from the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.
Opening adress by Dr. Gunhild A Stordalen
- Find the courage to lead!
C40 AND EAT LAUNCH NEW PARTNERSHIP
C40 and EAT partner to tackle urban food challenges and address impacts of climate change
The new C40 Food Systems Network was launched on the first day of the EAT Stockholm Food Forum (June 13th). EAT is partnering with the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group to help cities find solutions and develop new policies to tackle food systems challenges.
Jamie Oliver at EAT Stockholm Food Forum
The campaigning chef
“I'm really excited to be at the EAT forum and to be working alongside incredible people
from the political, scientific and business community who are involved in this terrific initiative – together, we can fix the broken food system.”
Cities are where the future happens first
Cities, regarded by many as major contributors to climate change and other environmental challenges, are now becoming laboratories where the most innovative ideas for sustainable living are being tested.
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