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World Food Day 2020: 16th Oct

  • It is an international day celebrated every year around the world on 16 Oct in honour of the date of the founding of the FAO in 1945. 
  • FAO is a specialized agency of the UN that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.
  • The importance to create a food system that can withstand increasing volatility and climate shocks, deliver affordable and sustainable healthy diets for all, and decent livelihoods for food system workers.