World Food Day in Matana
The Matana Commune in the southern Bururi Province of Burundi will launch a programme of events for World Food Week. Media debates on World Food Day, 16 October, will feature in the line-up. Senior officials of the the Ministry of Agriculture and stockbreeding, the Ministry of Environment and the FAO Burundi office will participate in the debates, which will outline key arguments related to the World Food Day theme, “Climate is changing. Food and agriculture must too.”, and discuss FAO projects in the country. Regular announcements on local radio will build public interest in the lead up to 16 October.