Global Food Loss & Waste

2015 Working Group

PIA Member Co-Lead: Greif Corporation






This group focused on issues of food loss and waste through case presentations and group discussions. The group was co-led by MIT D-Lab and Greif Corporation, and also included NGOs Grameen Foundation and World Vision International, and social venture Community Enterprise Solutions.

The group designed and conducted a research study to understand the barriers to farmers' adoption of productivity improvements in Zambia. An MIT senior was engaged in the multiweek field study in Zambia.

We invite you to view and share the research report, available here.