International Platform of Insects for Food and Feed

IPIFF is the voice of the insect sector towards the European Union. We promote insects as a source of animal proteins for both human consumption and animal feed.



The Secretariat of IPIFF is recruiting a Trainee in EU Public Affairs (m/f)

Do you have background/experience in agronomy, food or animal science? Are you keen on gaining valuable experience in the area of public affairs and work for an innovative & dynamic sector at European level? 

How to apply:

Please send your application (CV + motivation letter in English) to Mr Christophe Derrien by e-mail (please use the following email address Christophe.derrien@ipiff.org) by 05 July 2018.



   IPIFF Novel Food Guidelines

Download our guidelines on the provisions relevant to the commercialization of insect based (Please find the summary version here.) and our summary report approaches to addressing data requests for insects as foods.  

If you want to have more information on our work, write us an email.


About us

IPIFF is an EU non-profit organisation which represents the interests of the insect production sector towards EU policy makers, European stakeholders and citizens.

Composed of 42 members, IPIFF promotes the use of insects & insect derived products as top tier source of nutrients for human consumption and animal feed.

News & Events

IPIFF welcomes the entry into force of EU Regulation 2017/893which permits the use of insect proteins as fish feed.

Horizon 2020 Work Programme from 2018 to 2020 - The European Commission will grant EUR 8 million to identify and assess new or alternative protein sources for food & feed.