Danish briquettes kindle sustainable cooking in Africa


Danish briquettes kindle sustainable cooking in Africa


Food Nation is a partnership established by the Danish government and leading private organizations and companies. Together we generate global awareness of Denmark as a frontrunner within innovative, sustainable and effective food production – and showcase examples of how Danish know-how can accelerate the growth of international businesses.

Food Nation showcase examples of Danish organizations and companies, that all contribute to the sustainable development. C.F. Nielsen has recently been added to the list of Danish companies with our Village Concept:

“Cooking with wood stoves is not environmentally sustainable and produces toxic and potentially deadly smoke. Still, most African countries are using it daily. In response to that, C.F. Nielsen has developed a small-scale briquetting factory. This utilizes organic waste from African villages in circular production, protecting the forests from overlogging”….

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