Technical Platform on the Measurement and Reduction of Food Loss and Waste

International Year of Fruits and Vegetables: Closing event!

Hybrid Event, 25/01/2022 - 24/02/2022

The UN General Assembly designated 2021 the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables (IYFV).


FAO is the lead agency for celebrating the year in collaboration with other relevant organizations and bodies of the United Nations system.

The IYFV 2021, a unique opportunity to raise awareness on the important role of fruits and vegetables in human nutrition, food security and health and as well in achieving UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Join us at the closing ceremony of the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables (IYFV) 2021 will take place on Thursday, 24 February 2022, from 13:00 to 14:30 CET through the virtual conferencing platform Zoom. The programme of the virtual event is available on the IYFV Asset Bank.

Please pre-register to join the closing event here.

The event will also be available by webcast here.

The IYF&V website is available for further information, news, events and related matters.