The Pilot Working Platform in Hungary includes representatives from key organizations of the Hungarian food sector. Participants are committed towards more efficiently using food and fighting against hunger. They identify potential projects that help achieving these goals and recommend assigned research, knowledge sharing and raising of awareness as the first steps to be started in each segment of the food sector.

Contact: Balázs Cseh, Hungarian Food Bank Association

The Steering Committee of the „Food is Value”- Forum Against Food Loss and Waste has accepted its basic document. The Framework of Action document describes the main goals and priorities of the Forum, project targets and project measurement as well as the main principles of operational tasks of the platform bodies.

Representatives from key organizations of the food sector attended the first REFRESH Pilot Working Platform Steering Committee meeting in Budapest on March 22, 2016. The event was hosted by the Ministry of Agriculture and organized by the Hungarian Food Bank Association. Participants confirmed their commitment towards more efficiently using food and fighting against hunger.