Nigerian engineer Oscar Ekponimo has created a web app that could help beat hunger. The app connects disadvantaged communities with stores and non-governmental organisations; giving them an opportunity to buy food approaching the end of its shelf life at a discount.
A new law in France requires restaurants to cut food waste, prompting some to adopt the American habit of handing out doggy bags. Diane Hodges reports. Continue reading
The French lower house voted in favour of a law which could punish supermarkets who destroy edible food in a nation-wide effort to curb food waste.