World Food Day

World Food Day

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    FAO, IFAD and WFP stressed on building resilient food systems on World Food Day 2020

    Against the backdrop of the Coronavirus pandemic that has challenged lives, livelihoods and economics, the three UN food agencies called for an unprecedented response by way of collaboration and partnership to continue the fight against food and nutrition insecurity.Speaking at an online event to mark the World Food Day, representatives - Tomio Shichiri, FAO;...

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    UN World Food Programme's Nobel Fame Has An Odisha Spark!

    Rourkela: We knew his passion and discipline in the field of artificial intelligence would earn him a big reward in his career, and that is what exactly has happened - says Head of the Computer Science and Engineering department in NIT, Rourkela after he got to know that one of his ex-students Pranav Khaitan has immensely contributed to the UN World Food Programme (WFP) that won the Nobel...

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    When is the World Food Day observed?

    This year, the World Food Day is celebrated under the theme: Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together. Our Actions are our Future.Theme highlights the need to work in such a way that every person gets the required amount of nutritious food to lead active and healthy lives.Details The Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) designated 16 October as World Food Day in 1979. World Food Day is also...

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    FAO, IFAD and WFP stressed on Building Resilient Food Systems on World Food Day 2020

    NEW DELHI, Oct. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Against the backdrop of the Coronavirus pandemic that has challenged lives, livelihoods and economics, the three UN food agencies called for an unprecedented response by way of collaboration and partnership to continue the fight against food and nutrition insecurity. Speaking at an online event to mark the World Food Day,...

    • 4 days ago
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    World Food Day: From Golgappa To Pizza, TV Stars Forget Their Diet Among These Dishes

    TV stars are very serious about their looks. This is the reason why TV stars cannot forget their diet even if they even want to. There are also some tasty dishes whose names make the mouths of TV stars water and they forget their diet. In this report, we are going to tell you about such TV stars and their favorite foods. See photos- SSR, Disha Case: Mumbai...

    • 5 days ago
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    Dr Harsh Vardhan chairs event on 'World Food Day' organized by FSSAI

    Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare today presided over an event to celebrate 'World Food Day'. The event was organized by FSSAI. This year's theme is Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together. Sh. Ashwini Kumar Choubey, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare joined the programme through video conference. Dr Harsh Vardhan stated that...

    • 5 days ago
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    Airline celebrates haulage achievements on World Food Day

    By Jimoh Babatunde As the world, today (Friday) marks this year's World Food Day with the theme, "Grow, Nourish, Sustain. Together. Our actions are our future," Emirates SkyCargo said it is proud to have maintained a supply chain for food and other perishables in this period of COVID-19 pandemic. In a release made available to Vanguard newspaper, the airline said around 500...

    • 5 days ago
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    Why we must pay more attention to agriculture, food security now - Tallen

    As CSO tasks govts on prioritization of food, nutrition needs of poorest, vulnerable By Joseph Erunke - Abuja Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen has tasked the government at all levels to budget adequately for agriculture and food security interventions. This, she said, would help reduce malnutrition and enhance livelihoods and income generation. Also, the Action...

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    Oyo assures of food abundance as the world celebrates World Food Day

    The Oyo state government has assured the people of the State that there would be food sustenance and abundance of farm produce due to sufficient rainfall this year and the preparedness of the government to achieve this feat. The assurance was made by the Executive Governor of Oyo State Seyi Makinde, through the Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Ojemuyiwa Jacob...

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    World Food Day: CSO raises alarm over dangerous food chemicals Nigerians consume daily

    As trans-fats related diseases kill 1, 300 Nigerians in 10 years By Gabriel Ewepu - Abuja A Civil Society Organisation, CSO, Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa, CAPPA, raised alarm over dangerous food chemicals Nigerians consume daily. The alarm was raised by the Executive Director, CAPPA, Akinbode Oluwafemi, who was represented by...

    • 5 days ago

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