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eNewsletter March 2018


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In Italy FEAD partner organizations join forces to increase the benefits for beneficiaries of the program

Banco Alimentare, Banco Opere di Carità, Caritas Italiana, Italian Red Cross, Sant’Edigio, Saint Vincent de Paul and Sempre Insieme per la Pace have jointly conducted a wide scale survey among ...

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EC-DG Employment publishes case studies of FEAD implementation

Over 15 million people are estimated to have benefitted from FEAD food supplies in 2016. A case study catalogue presenting examples of implementation from 18 countries has just been published ...

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FEBA opposes the dilution of the FEAD into a new ESF +

While discussions are currently taking place on the EU Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) which defines the rules for setting the next budget of the EU, a possible merger of the ...

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FEBA joins EU research project on food redistribution

The EU Commission has commissioned the consulting firm Ecorys to lead a 2 year research project on "Food redistribution in the EU: analysis of existing frameworks and dissemination opportunities”. The ...

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Czech Republic’s new law on food waste

In early 2018, the Czech government passed an amendment to the “Food Act” which now requires all food retailers (with a store surface of above 400m²) to facilitate food waste ...

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An ambitious education and skill sharing program for 2018

According to the latest answers to the call for expression of interest from FEBA members, we can inform that the following sessions will be held in 2018, subject to the ...

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Renewal of partnership with Fondation Carrefour

In January 2018, Foundation Carrefour and FEBA signed a new partnership agreement whereby Foundation Carrefour will support skill sharing activities for food bankers, in the countries in which the French ...

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Customers donated millions of meals to food banks during annual food drives

Every year, around end of November/early December most FEBA members organize their national food drive in collaboration with retailers. While raising public awareness about poverty and malnutrition in their country, ...

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Sciences Po students raise funds for FEBA!

For the 4th year in a row, the student body organization “EuroFeel” at Sciences Po Bordeaux in France, raises money for FEBA, through the yearly event “EuroStep” which takes place ...