Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

16 October 2021

World Food Day

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Mondesir (Saint Lucia), 11/10/2021 - 15/10/2021

Activities for the celebration of World Food Day in St. Lucia include:

Monday, Oct 11

  • Effecting Speaking Competition Semi-Finals on the World Food Day Theme among Primary/Secondary Schools

Wednesday, Oct 13

  • TV Programme – Agrculture on the Move – Panel Discussion on the World Food Day Theme

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2021

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Virtual Event, 11/10/2021 - 16/10/2021

Activities for Jamaica’s celebration of World Food Day include:

  • October 15- WFD Virtual National Ceremony
  • Two newspaper supplements in the Jamaica Gleaner and Observer.
  • Social media posts on WFD on the Ministry’s social media pages.

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Virtual Event, 11/10/2021 - 17/10/2021

World Food Day spot broadcasted 1 time every hour during the 19 hours of daily operation of the CDMX STC Metro, on 544 42 ”high definition screens with audio, distributed on the platforms of the 66 stations with the highest influx of the Metro, with a reach more than 3.2 million people a day.

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Rutana (Burundi), 11/10/2021 - 15/10/2021

Launch of the week dedicated to World Food Day in Rutana province and visit of the achievements of agricultural cooperatives and producers at sites previously targeted by the Ministry of Environment, Agriculture and Livestock.

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Virtual Event, 11/10/2021 - 16/10/2021

WFD spot shown on two national TV channels for broadcasting and UN local social media channels.

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Virtual Event, 11/10/2021 - 16/10/2021

A wide range of activities and events for Belize’s celebration of World Food Day will be taking place. These include:

  • October 15- WFD National Ceremony- Livestreamed. A partnership with FAO, INCAP, CARDI, IICA and OIRSA and other specially invited guests.
  • A 5-minute video on Minister Mai- Championing Agriculture for Belize to be launched at WFD National Ceremony
  • Li...

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Dubai (United Arab Emirates), 11/10/2021 - 15/10/2021

The global television network, Turner Classic Movies, is once again showing strong support for World Food Day by broadcasting the World Food Day video spot on agri-food systems and food heroes. Turner Classic Movies has both Arabic and English-speaking audiences, which means it will be very effective at sp...

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Dushanbe (Tajikistan), 11/10/2021 - 23/10/2021

From October 11 to 23, digital billboards in the central part of Dushanbe city as well as the screens of the Kayhon cinema center and the digital screens of the Ashan hypermarket will display videos promoting the WFD.

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2021

Virtual Event, 12/10/2021

Radio Miraya talk show on World Food Day 2021 theme "Our actions are our future: Better production, better nutrition, a better environment and a better life" with experts from FAO and the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security of South Sudan.

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Cairo (Egypt), 12/10/2021 - 16/10/2021

- Our students will collaborate with an NGO called "Share a Smile" for their community project to pack meals for poor people as a participation in the WORLD Food Day as a part of their studies in the Individuals and Societies unit about the Global Issues. The students are working on the SDGs "No Poverty" and "Zero Hunger". - Our students were inspired by the "World Food Day" new theme, so they ...

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Virtual Event, 12/10/2021 - 23/10/2021

WFD spot has been aired on billboards in cinemas, markets and malls in Tajikistan.

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Virtual Event, 13/10/2021 - 13/09/2021

Taking the Word Food Day 2021 celebrations as an opportunity, FAO Turkey sheds light on gender dynamics in agriculture and food sectors with a workshop devoted to women’s empowerment in these sectors. The event brings together important figures from different walks of aforementioned sectors to discuss gender inequalities in the food chain and possible rural institutional collaborations for gend...

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Bruxelles (Belgio), 13/10/2021 - 20/10/2021

Brightfish, the agency responsible for cinema advertising in all of Belgium is joining the World Food Day Celebrations. Cinemas all over the country will be screening the World Food Day video in French and Dutch.

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Erbil (Iraq), 13/10/2021 - 14/10/2021

بەشی نیوتریشن و دایەتێتکس لە زانکۆی جیهان-هەولێر هەڵدەستێت بە سازدانی وارکشوپێکی نێودەوڵەتی و فیستیڤاڵی خوراک و پێشانگای پوستەر بە بونەی رۆژی جیهانی خۆراک شوێن: هۆڵی VIP زانکۆی جیهان-هەولێر On the Occasion of World Food Day The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics of Cihan University-Erbil is Organizing An International Workshop, Food Festival and Poster Exhibition Date: 13-14th October 202...

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Chennai (India), 13/10/2021

Save Food, Save Life is an awareness campaign that is organized for the purpose to spread awareness about food wastage and the importance of saving food among students. It is reported that the world overall wastes about 1.3 billion tonnes of food a year, while Indians, too, waste as much food as the whole of the UK consumes. If each one of the 7 billion folks on this planet chooses to eat mindf...

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Virtual Event, 13/10/2021

Join FAO North America for a special observation of World Food Day featuring a discussion with North American Food Heroes who are leading the way towards better food systems, and to hear some inspiring poetry! Global and Regional Food Heroes Sam Kass, former White House Chef and Senior Policy Advisor for Nutrition Pashon Murray, Founder, Detroit Dirt Rich Francis, Indigenous Chef and Activist ...

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Brussels (Belgium), 13/10/2021 - 27/10/2021

World Food Day 2021 will be celebrated this year again at the heart of Brussels, with a FAO photo exhibition open to everyone in the public space of Galerie de la Reine, one of the most astonishing place of the city. The exhibit is made possible with the kind support of the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and implemented by GIZ. The picture was taken durin...

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Virtual Event, 13/10/2021

ParyavaranMitra's youth wing Green Catalyst is organizing online discussion forums under the GREEN CONNECT banner. Today we would like to invite you to participate in an interesting webinar on CLIMATE CHANGE & FOOD SECURITY with a focus on world food day theme "Our Actions are our FUTURE- Better production, better nutrition, a better environment and a better life".

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Virtual Event, 13/10/2021

To mark World Food Day 2021, the United Nations invites you to the Ciné-ONU screening “When Tomatoes Met Wagner” on October 13 at 7 PM. The event involves the online screening of the film followed by a panel discussion with prominent speakers such as Mr Tassos Haniotis, Director of the European Commission Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Máximo Torero Cullen, FAO Ch...

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Erbil (Iraq), 13/10/2021 - 14/10/2021

On the Occasion of World Food Day, an international workshop, food festival and poster exhibition were held by the teaching staff and students of Nutrition and Dietetics Department at Cihan University-Erbil on October 13-14th, 2021. At the opening ceremony, the president of Cihan University Dr. Amjad S. Delawi gave a talk about the importance of celebration of World Food Day and the responsibil...