Our lack of knowledge of the magnitude of food loss and waste is a major barrier to addressing the problem. Torero’s role in leading the G20’s efforts to measure and identify where in the food system food loss and waste occur is well reflected in the policy brief Clarifying the Problem of Food Loss and Waste to Improve Food and Nutrition Security.

He was also instrumental in launching the Technical Platform on Measurement and Reduction of Food Loss and Waste, which aims to coordinate the global efforts. Learn more about Torero’s work on food loss and waste.