All over the BSR and beyond, policy makers, procurers, caterers, SMEs, NGOs, consultants and researchers develop strategies for more sustainable public catering services. Here we share the best ideas, browse them by topic or by country. Get inspired and add your own!

Embracing sustainability in vocation training for food professionals

IFAU Institute for Food Studies and Agroindustrial Development


Copenhagen Hospitality College in Denmark offers vocational education and professional training to chefs, kitchen staffs and waiters. More than 850 students are enrolled at the facility and, every year more than 6,000 professionals receive vocational training here. The modernized vocational education provides the students with extensive and hands-on competences within food quality and origin, sustainable production, and cooking skills central to implement sustainability aspects in practice.