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If you're looking for some ideas for projects and activities, here are some links that will give you some food for thought.

Love Food Hate Waste Education Pack

While this pack is linked to the Curriculum for Excellence, and has a number of really useful lesson plans aimed at teachers, it is bursting full of games, activities, songs and more, that anyone in a community setting that works with young people from P1 to S3 can get inspiration from. You can find the pack here.


Since 2009, Feedback has been working hard to combat the food waste scandal. They have a number of useful toolkits, including how to throw a food waste dinner party, and their guide to organising a public event that highlights the problem of food waste.


Hubbub is the charity that creates environmental campaigns with a difference. They aim to in inspire people to make healthier, greener lifestyle choices. Their Food Ideas Bank has loads of tools and support for activities such as setting up a community fridge, or joining their pumpkin rescue.

Do you know of any other useful food waste reduction resources that are out there? Please let us know at and we can add them here.