Chairman of the Board and Founder of Stop Wasting Food movement Denmark (Stop Spild Af Mad)
Selina Juul is the woman who started the fight against food waste in Denmark and brought Denmark’s fight against food waste on the world map. Selina Juul has founded Stop Wasting Food movement in 2008 and has extensive knowledge on food waste, has a strong national and international network and a collaboration with the Danish Government, the EU and the UN.
Stop Wasting Food is Partner of the United Nations SAVE FOOD initiative, the FAO/UNEP Think.Eat.Save campaign, the EU FUSIONS project and is Member of the European Commission’s EU Platform on Food Losses and Food Waste.
Selina Juul is a co-developer of the international Food Loss & Waste Protocol, the European Joint Declaration Against Food Waste, and she is a Member of Danish Government’s Partnership against Food Waste. She published an award winning Leftovers Cookbook “Stop spild af mad – en kogebog med mere” at Denmark’s biggest publishing agency Gyldendal with participation of Danish celebrity chefs and acknowledged Danish food personalities. She is also a contributor to over 23 Danish and international books and publications on food waste.
Selina Juul is a TEDx Speaker and Blogger on food waste at The Huffington Post USA, and since 2010 she wrote over 190 articles, blog entries and opinion-editorials on food waste in Danish and international media, among them opinion-editorials with 7 Danish Ministers and other politicians.
For her ongoing work on Stop Wasting Food, Selina Juul received many awards and acknowledgments, among them she is a Winner of The Womenomics Influencer Award, Winner of Nordic Council Nature and Environment Prize, Winner of Svend Auken Prize, Recipient of Cross of Merit Pro Utilitate Hominum of Sovereign Order of Saint John of Jerusalem Knights Hospitaller, Winner of Junior Chamber International Denmark’s The Outstanding Young Person Award and a Recipient of Dane of the Year 2014 title for her work against food waste. She is also included in Who’s Who in Denmark.
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