Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

16 October 2021

World Food Day

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2021

Virtual Event, 14/10/2021

Join FAO North America and Food Tank ahead of World Food Day to discuss how we can transform our agri-food systems from farm to fork to be more sustainable, efficient, inclusive, and resilient for: - Better Production - Better Nutrition - Better Environment - Better Life for all During the hour-long chat, @FAONorthAmerica Twitter account will post the following questions, which you are i...

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Kandoodhoo (Maldives), 14/10/2021

• Training sessions on microgreens were carried out to school children

• School garden was established and officially inaugurated at ...

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2021

Virtual Event, 14/10/2021

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will celebrate WFD on the 14th of October as part of the agricultural guidance caravan in the Al Bahah area, on 14 October 2021. They're creating a buzz for this special 41st edition of World F...

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Virtual Event, 14/10/2021 - 18/10/2021

WFD lighting of the mitad de el mundo building and other spaces in Quito.

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2021

Virtual Event, 14/10/2021

As a part of the WFD events, Farmer and President of Cascade Farmer’s Group in Jamaica, Mr Derval McLean sharedon the panel of the FAO-EU-CIRAD Food Systems Side Event at the World Food Forum (WFF).

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2021

Virtual Event, 14/10/2021

Webinar “Nuestras acciones son nuestro futuro. Mejor Producción Mejor alimentación”, organizado por PMA y FAO. Participó el Vicecanciller Freddy Mamani.

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2021

Pale (Bosnia and Herzegovina), 14/10/2021

Pre-World Food Day celebration: ‘Being a food hero like Peter Rabbit!’ was organised at the “Serbia” primary school of Pale municipality.

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2021

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2021

Marrakesh (Morocco), 15/10/2021 - 31/10/2021

The first edition of Harvest Festival Marrakech will take place from October 15 to 31 in Marrakech, in celebration of World Food Day (October 16). Organised by Global Diversity Foundation, in collaboration with Moroccan Biodiversity and Livelihoods Association, it draws on the tradition, present in many parts of the world, of holding an annual celebration around the time of the main harvest, wh...

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2021

Virtual Event, 15/10/2021 - 16/10/2021

One of the most celebrated days of the UN calendar, World Food Day promotes global awareness and action around hunger and healthy eating for all. This year, World Food Day looks forward to the future and the sustainable food system the world needs to build together. Join us for our second annual World Food Day virtual symposium that will take a closer look at the future of food and what “build...

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Budapest (Hungary), 15/10/2021

More than 20 food industry sector partners will join the 2021 food convoy organized jointly by FAO and the Hungarian Foodbank Association to mark World Food Day in Hungary. Matching the motto ‘Better production, better nutrition, a better environment and a better life’ , the heavy vehicles will roll through Budapest carrying food donations for needy families. The event will feature high-level ...

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2021

General Santos City (Philippines), 15/10/2021

Adopt a school project is a school feeding initiative by Brian Carisma and friends. It started 4 years ago as a weekly school feeding activity for kindergarten and elementary school students in Southern Philippines. During the pandemic and up to present time, the weekly school feeding transforms into a monthly food distribution to students as in-person classes are still not allowed.

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2021

Virtual Event, 15/10/2021

Con el fin de continuar con la línea de acción de la FAO sobre el Día Mundial de la Alimentación 2021, la Universidad del Fútbol y Ciencias del Deporte ha organizado diversas actividades a lo largo del día. Incluyendo ponencias, talleres y una mesa de diálogo

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Virtual Event, 15/10/2021

Under the World Food Day 2021 theme “Our actions are our future”, the New York-based virtual event will showcase innovative solutions and calls to action to ensure that our agri-food systems deliver enough affordable, nutritious and safe food for all. World Food Day stands to raise awareness of the need to support the transformation to MORE efficient, inclusive, resilient and sustainable agri-f...

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Lahore (Pakistan), 15/10/2021 - 15/11/2021

HHRD (Helping Hand for Relief & Development) is a USA based INGO. We are going to conduct Seminars, Awareness walks, distribution of food with local NGO's, Educational Institutions ( Punjab University & Superior University), Government Institutions , Private & local stake holders in Pakistan. The only Purpose is to empower them & contribute in global cause.

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Virtual Event, 15/10/2021

Non-profit Rise Against Hunger is hosting a culinary battle royale virtual broadcast to celebrate World Food Day! On October 15 at 2 p.m. ET, renowned chefs Ali Khan and JJ Johnson will create dishes inspired by the countries that benefit from Rise Against Hunger's support. The audience will then vote for their favorite chef or dish with a donation of $10+. The donations will support Rise Again...

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Malakal (South Sudan), 15/10/2021

Main World Food Day 2021 celebration in Malakal, South Sudan

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Virtual Event, 15/10/2021

In occasion of the World Food Day, the FAO Brussels Office will organize a special event to raise awareness of the need for supporting the transformation to more efficient, inclusive, resilient and sustainable agri-food systems for better production, better nutrition, a better environment, and a better life. Leaving no one behind. It will call for action across sectors to ensure that our agri-...

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Peshawar (Pakistan), 15/10/2021

On this World Food Day, Food Safety Volunteers in supervision of Food Safety & Halal Food Authority is organizing World Food Day Walk, Speeches, a Food Safety Training for volunteers and Inauguration of Food Safety Volunteers program for youth yo further promote culture of Food Safety and Better nutrition aligned with the Agenda of World Food Day 2021 i.e. Our actions are our future. Better...

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Virtual Event, 15/10/2021

The Margaret A. Gilliam Institute for Global Food Security at McGill University is celebrating the World Food Day on October 15, 2021, with Keynote Speaker, Dr. Jean-Charles Le Vallée, IICA Canada Representative. 

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2021

Virtual Event, 15/10/2021

As part of the World Food Day 2021 celebrations, FAO Turkey is organizing an event with the Union of Municipalities of Turkey (TBB). Bringing together experts from FAO, the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Turkey and the TBB, the event will provide a valuable opportunity to discuss recent developments in the fields of food and agriculture. In this vein, topics such as sustainable food s...