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How can we reduce food waste in the world?

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There are two main ways: First, we can reduce the volume of food wasted
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In the United States, the average person wastes about one third of the food they purchase. In developing countries, this amount is much higher, and food waste is a huge problem. In the U.S., more than half of the food that is thrown away is not eaten. In developing countries, food waste is more than half
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The best way to reduce food waste is to change people's behaviour and to make sure that they have access to healthy food
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The world's population is expected to rise to 9.3 billion by 2050, an increase of more than a billion people. In the developing world, food is still being thrown away at a rate of 300 million tons a year. Globally, the problem is most severe in the poorest countries. This is where one in five people live. The World Bank estimates that about half
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The first step is to reduce food waste. The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) estimates that there are enough calories in the world to feed everyone on the planet if they were distributed equitably.
The FAO estimates that 1.5 billion people go to bed hungry every night, and another 2 billion go to bed hungry every day
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The answer is simple:  Reduce the amount of food you buy. You can do this in a number of ways:  Buy in bulk or buy the cheapest produce available, buy in bulk and buy in season, buy at the farmer's market, and buy from the farmers who grow it
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