"Global food extremes of chronic undernourishment and obesity have brought about a bipolar world of hundreds of millions of underfed and overfed people." Very interesting read on #food. #GESS2017
Global food extremes of chronic undernourishment and obesity have brought about a

Overfed and underfed: global food extremes

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Sweet video about what really matters! Watch and enjoy!
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The #RefugeeFoodFestival just started! The citizens’ initiative was created by the Food Sweet Food association and is co-organized by the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. Taking place in several places all over Europe, the festival lasts until the 30th of June. Check it out!
Plates made out of leaves? Congrats to leaf republic to their great success and product!
Samielia Kremmida
"That got me thinking, what if I could get the best advice that my network of social entrepreneurs and impact investors could offer in short, tweetable chunks?" Here they come! Check it out!
That got me thinking what if I could get the best advice

69 Ways To Be A Better Social Entrepreneur

forbes.com
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Inspiring pictures of simple ideas that have big impact! Watch and enjoy!
Inspiring pictures of simple ideas that have big impact Watch and enjoy

Simple ideas, big impact – in pictures

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Sometimes it is the small things that confuse people and lead to big problems! At GESS we want to solve the food challenges of our planet! #GESS2017 #food
Sometimes it is the small things that confuse people and lead to

Food waste: Infographic

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Very inspiring story of two girls! It is possible to change the world by entrepreneurial means! #GESS2017 #food
Very inspiring story of two girls It is possible to change the

How two girls are tackling the food waste challenge in Karachi - The Express Tribune

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"By 2030, the UN predicts the demand for food will be 60% higher than in 2012. As global demand and climate change impact on food security, what are the sustainable solutions?" #GESS2017 #food
By 2030 the UN predicts the demand for food will be 60

Solving the global food challenge - infographic

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AH Endeavors
Our alumni Liezl Puzon of #GESS2016 developed an app to help refugees. We are very proud of you and happy that #GESS inspired you! It really looks like a great project! #migration
"Innovation in packaging and refrigeration can reduce waste – as can changes in behaviour!" - Very true! #GESS2017 #food
Innovation in packaging and refrigeration can reduce waste as can changes in

Tackling the food waste challenge with technology

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Lewis Thomas
Darwin Gosal
At GESS we are looking for young leaders. Here is some inspiration of people who want to solve th global food challenges as well. #GESS2017 #food
At GESS we are looking for young leaders Here is some inspiration

University of California Global Food Initiative 30 Under 30

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Tambi Picolo
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Minjie Sun
Very good overview of the global food challenges that the world faces! #GESS2017 #food
Very good overview of the global food challenges that the world faces GESS2017 food

The Global Food Challenge Explained in 18 Graphics | World Resources Institute

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Minjie Sun
The Food Chain by BBC World Service is all about the economics, science and culture of what people eat and what it takes to put food on everyone's plate. #GESS2017 #food
The Food Chain by BBC World Service is all about the economics

The Food Chain - BBC World Service

bbc.co.uk
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What motivates you? What makes you happy? How do you want to pursue your goals? And WHY? Strong message of Cameron Diaz!
Joss Alm
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Dr. Animation
"A skyscraper may not seem like the answer to an entire continent’s agricultural challenges, but the best inventions aren’t always what they seem. In Africa, where 70% of the population lives in rural areas and mostly practices subsistence farming, scraping by on barely $2 USD/day, the scientific advancements of the “green revolution” could introduce modern farming techniques that help them...
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A skyscraper may not seem like the answer to an entire continents

This Incredible Skyscraper Is Also a Farm That Can Feed a Village

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Obesity is spreading all around the globe! This is an important aspect when looking at the topic of #GESS2017: #food.
Obesity is spreading all around the globe This is an important aspect

How the world got fat: a visualisation of global obesity over 40 years | Max Galka

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