40 Million People Relied on GFN Food Banks for Meals amid COVID-19 Crisis in 2020
07 juil. 2021 04h00 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, July 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, The Global FoodBanking Network (GFN) announced that food banks in 44 countries served 40 million people in 2020, a 132 percent increase over...
Estudio de Harvard identifica Recomendaciones de Políticas para promover la donación de alimentos en los cinco continentes
12 avr. 2021 09h00 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- En respuesta al desperdicio de alimentos, al cambio climático y a una crisis mundial de hambre agravada por la pandemia de COVID-19, El Atlas...
Food Banks Prevent 12 Billion Kilograms of Greenhouse Gases from Entering Earth’s Atmosphere
29 sept. 2020 08h30 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, Sept. 29, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Food banks in 70 countries mitigated an estimated 12.39 billion kg of greenhouse gases (CO2-eq) last year– the equivalent to nearly 2.7 million...
Food Banks Uniquely Positioned to Aid in the Fight Against Child Hunger
17 sept. 2020 14h00 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, Sept. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In many parts of the world, schools remain closed due to COVID-19.  An estimated 300 million children have been without school meals and are at risk...
Dr. Shenggen Fan Joins The Global FoodBanking Network’s Board of Directors
06 août 2020 15h52 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, Aug. 06, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Global FoodBanking Network is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Shenggen Fan to its Board of Directors. “We are thrilled to add Dr....
Pre-COVID, The Global FoodBanking Network’s Community of Food Banks Served 16.9 Million People Facing Hunger in 2019
30 juin 2020 17h27 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Global FoodBanking Network (GFN), a nonprofit with a mission to help nourish the world’s hungry through uniting and advancing food banks, announced...
Amid Pandemic, New Research Provides a Roadmap to Fight Hunger and Climate Change through Increased Food Donation
10 juin 2020 09h00 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
BOSTON, June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC) released a first-of-its-kind interactive resource to inspire long-term policy solutions to...
Amid Pandemic, New Research Provides a Roadmap to Fight Hunger and Climate Change through Increased Food Donation
10 juin 2020 09h00 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Dehli, India, June 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Harvard Law School Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC) released a first-of-its-kind interactive resource to inspire long-term policy...
With Schools Closed Worldwide, Food Banks Turn Their Attention to Feeding Millions of Vulnerable Children
24 avr. 2020 17h08 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, April 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The United Nations estimates that 368.5 million children that normally rely on school meals for nutrition must now turn to other sources due to...
Food Banks Around the World Surge to Meet Demand as COVID-19 Leaves Communities Reeling
09 avr. 2020 16h08 HE | The Global FoodBanking Network
Chicago, IL, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Global FoodBanking Network (GFN), a nonprofit with a mission to help nourish the world’s hungry through uniting and advancing food banks, is...