“la Caixa” Foundation and CaixaBank collect 1.6 million euros for FESBAL

The solidarity initiative “No home without food”, promoted by the “la Caixa” Foundation and CaixaBank, closes its third edition with a total of 1.6 million euros raised for Spanish Food Banks. This amount translates into 1,718 tonnes of basic foodstuffs that the 54 Food Banks associated with the Federación Española de Bancos de Alimentos (FESBAL) […]

Wiener Tafel launches the campaign “Is this still good?”

On 30 June, Wiener Tafel, FEBA Member in Austria, launched its campaign “Is this still good?” to raise awareness on the meaning behind the best before date and thereby preventing misconceptions resulting in food waste. In cooperation with different partners from the private economic and non-profit sector, the initiative has been realised through posters, stickers, […]

A delegation from Georgia to Brussels to learn more about FEBA and its members

On 26 August 2022, a delegation from Georgia, including Members of the Georgian Parliament, officials from different Ministries and the City Hall of Tbilisi together with stakeholders and representatives from FAO Georgia arrived in Brussels to meet with FEBA and learn more about the daily activity of European Food Banks, food waste prevention, and legislation […]

World at serious risk of food access crisis now, food availability crisis next season

The pandemic, global interruption to supply chains, rising costs of major primary commodities, conflicts and humanitarian crises threaten the functioning of world agrifood systems, QU Dongyu, Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), said on 5 July 2022. “We are at serious risk of facing a food access crisis now, […]