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EIT Food is an EU-funded Knowledge Innovation Community, part of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT). EIT Food seeks to transform the way in which we produce, distribute and consume food throughout Europe to improve consumer confidence and global health. EIT Food will build sustainable end-to-end food supply chains realized through transformative innovation and education initiatives, with a central role for the consumer. EIT Food has broad coverage in EU member states and associated countries and is a unique partnership of over 50 leading companies, universities, and research institutes and includes an association of over 40 start-ups, covering the entire food value chain. Over the next seven years, the partners will invest close to 1200 million euros matched with up to 400 million euros financed by the EIT.