Monday 11 May 2015, 18:15 - 19:30

Eating In, Eating Out, and Food Waste

A View from Bangalore and Metro Manila

Auditorium Ivan Pictet
Maison de la paix, Geneva

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18:15 Welcome and introductions

  • Welcome: Shalini Randeria, The Graduate Institute
  • Introducing the project: Suren Erkman and Marlyne Sahakian (UNIL)
  • Introducing the SNIS film series: Bernhard Fuhrer and Helena Ziherl (SNIS)

18:30 Eating in and food waste in Bangalore

  • Film screening on household food waste, followed by a panel discussion.

Moderator: Shalini Randeria, The Graduate Institute
Panellists: Christine Lutringer (UNIL), Loïc Leray (UNIL) and Uma Rani (ILO)

19:00 Eating out and food waste in Metro Manila

  • Film screening with a focus on food waste in restaurants and on a school campus, followed by a panel discussion:

Moderator: Suren Erkman (UNIL)
Panellists: Czarina Saloma-Akpedonu (Ateneo), Marlyne Sahakian (UNIL) and Garrette Clark (UNEP)

19:30 Wrap up and cocktails


The event is organised by the University of Lausanne and the Graduate Institute, in partnership with Ateneo de Manila University, the Swiss Network for International Studies, as well as our partners at UNEP and the ILO.