Upcycling and valorisation of food waste for high value agri-food production: circular economy strategy in the food system
We are looking for a COORDINATOR & partner for research on the cultivation of plants having high protein content using food wastes, and the development of a new business model for volunteer women farmers via blockchain and IoT technologies.
Topic 1.4.2-2022 (CSA) Development of a Mediterranean Water-Energy-Food-Ecosystem (WEFE) Community of Practice
food waste, blockchain, IoT, sustainability
Currently, there are two Universities partnering in the project: Yasar University is responsible for the development of applications using IoT and blockchain technologies, and Izmir Institute of Technology is responsible for the valorization of the food waste and cultivation of plants with high protein content.