The training was piloted at the Food and Bakery Center (Vientiane Center, 4th floor). The training was chaired by Mr. Seangsathid Phimmueang, Head of the Office of Chanthabouly District Governor. Besides that, there were related representatives from the Office of Natural Resources and Environment in Chanthabouly District, the Trainers from The Academy Training Hotel & Restaurant in Vangvieng, Vientiane Province and Lao Hotel & Restaurant Association, as well as the Swisscontact Lao PDR Team, and business sectors who attended the training around 20 people, in 17 business sectors at Chanthabouly District, Vientiane Capital, Laos
The objective of the training was to improve knowledge and understanding of management to reduce food waste among business units systematically and manage waste effectively.
This project is financed by the City of Zurich, among other donors. It is part of the Swisscontact Development Programme, which is co-financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), Federal Department of Foreign Affairs FDFA.