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World Food Day, 16 October 2016

WFD in Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea - 19/10/2016

The Minister of Agriculture read a special message on national TV channels (TVGE and Asonga) to mark WFD celebrations in Equatorial Guinea, at 21:00 hrs on 16 October.

 

On 19 October at 19:00 hrs, the Secretary of Agriculture, Nicolas Ondjigui Akapo chaired a seminar dedicated to World Food Day theme with representatives of the Ministries of Fisheries and Water Resources and Forestry and Environment.

FAO country representative, Olman Serrano; the Inspector of the Ministry of Fisheries Services, Social Affairs and Gender Equality, Valeriano Ela Asumu and FAO Consultant, Norberto Loosa, debated about changes in climate, agriculture and food in Equatorial Guinea. The roundtable ended with a question and answers session with the audience and a visit to an exhibition on agricultural equipment and work attire in the field.