FOOD-Y EU Program Handbook and Toolkit

The FOOD-Y EU Program Handbook and Toolkit complement the E-course, offering comprehensive resources and guidance for implementing the FOOD-Y EU program effectively:

  1. Reading Material: The handbook incorporates reading materials that encourage critical thinking and reflection among participants. These materials help participants develop a deeper understanding of the complex issues surrounding food waste and social entrepreneurship. 
  2. Info-Graphics: Visual aids, such as infographics, simplify intricate concepts, making them more accessible and engaging. This visual component is especially valuable in conveying information about the logistics of food production and delivery. 
  3. Short Documentary Videos: These videos serve as powerful educational tools, enabling participants to visually explore various aspects of the food industry and waste management. They provide real-world examples and narratives that enhance comprehension. 
  4. Quizzes: The inclusion of quizzes and exercises allows participants to assess their knowledge and competence, reinforcing their understanding of key concepts related to food waste management and social entrepreneurship. 
  5. Presentations and Other Resources: Educators can leverage the presentations and additional resources provided in the toolkit to enhance the learning experience. These resources facilitate interactive and informative sessions that align with the FOODY EU program’s objectives. 

Together, the Handbook and Toolkit empower trainers and youth workers to guide participants through a journey of discovery, creativity, and community engagement. By offering a diverse range of resources and activities, they encourage young individuals to explore the food industry’s complexities, uncover opportunities for positive change, and contribute to addressing local food-related challenges.

These project results are invaluable assets in fostering youth development, social innovation, and sustainable practices in the fight against food waste. They equip trainers, youth workers, and participants with the knowledge and tools necessary to make a meaningful impact on their communities and the environment.