组织领域：卫生与健康 总部：Toronto, Canada
The IUFoST Mission is to promote international co-operation and information exchange, to provide education and training to food scientists and technologists around the world and to promote professionalism and profession organisation among food scientists and technologists.
The International Union of Food Science and Technology (IUFoST) is the global scientific organization for food science and technology supporting programmes and projects to increase the safety and security of the worlds food supply. IUFoST is a not for profit country member organization, each country represented by its national food science organisation. IUFoST is one of 31 Unions worldwide elected by its scientific peers across many disciplines to full membership in the International Council for Science (ICSU) and IUFoST represents food science and technology to other world bodies.
With over 75 members countries, five regional groupings EFFoST in Europe, WAAFoST in Africa, FIFSTA in Asia, MENAFoST for the Middle East and North Africa and ALACCTA in Latin America and representing more than 300,000 food scientists and technologists worldwide, IUFoST is the world voice of food science and technology.