World Food Day

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  • WFP launches a global movement to help fight food waste 2019-10-16 19:27

    WFP launches a global movement to help fight food waste

    The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced the launch of Stop the Waste, a global campaign to raise awareness about the huge amounts of edible food that is daily discarded – a habit that must be overcome if we are to make real progress in eradicating global hunger.

  • روز جهانی غذا 2019-10-15 20:43

    By Gerold Bödeker, FAO representative to Iran

    What we eat determines our health and future

    In recent decades, our diets and eating habits have dramatically changed, moving from seasonal, mainly plant-based and fibre-rich dishes to high calorie diets and processed foods, loaded with sugar, fat and salt. These days also in Iran, less time is spent to prepare meals at home, and consumers rely on fast food outlets and home delivery of processed foods.

  • Iran marks World Food Week 2019 2019-10-07 19:59

    Iran marks World Food Week 2019

    TEHRAN – Iran celebrates World Food Week on October 12 to 18 under a national theme of “Improving the nutrition pattern to maintain healthy and promote health”, IRNA reported on Monday.

  • World Food Day: Iran to highlight ‘changing dietary habits to live healthier life’ 2018-10-15 11:58

    World Food Day: Iran to highlight ‘changing dietary habits to live healthier life’

    TEHRAN — Iran’s Food and Drug Administration will turn the spotlight on ‘changing dietary habits to live healthier life’ on World Food Day 2018, ISNA news agency reported on Sunday.

  • China makes contributions to WFP Iran to support afghan and Iraqi refugees 2017-11-29 07:21

    China makes contributions to WFP Iran to support afghan and Iraqi refugees

    TEHRAN – The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) welcomes China’s contribution to provide food assistance to Afghan and Iraqi refugees and promote education for refugee girls residing in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • World Food Day 2017-10-05 15:00

    Iran to observe World Food Day 2017

    TEHRAN — A national conference is planned to be held on the occasion of the World Food Day 2017 on October 15 in Tehran.

  • FAO2 (1).JPG 2016-10-17 11:35

    World Food Day marked in Iran; FAO highlights impacts of climate change on food security 

    The Representation of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in the Islamic Republic of Iran on Sunday (October 16) observed the World Food Day 2016 at a commemoration ceremony at Vahdat (Roudaki) Hall in Tehran. 

  • Serge R. Nakouzi 2016-10-17 11:23

    By Serge R. Nakouzi  The FAO Representative to Iran and to ECO

    Ending hunger in our lifetime despite a changing global climate

    16 October is a date on which the global community commemorates every year World Food Day. As depicted by its title, this day has been designated to raise awareness of the significance of food security in enabling individuals to lead healthy and productive lives as well as for the well-being of societies as a whole.