World Food Day tomorrow...

Dhaka, Tuesday   30 November 2021

World Food Day tomorrow

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 07:59 PM, 15 October 2021  

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The World Food Day 2021 will be observed in the country on Saturday as elsewhere in the world with the theme "Our actions are our future- Better production, better nutrition, a better environment and a better life". 

The Agriculture Ministry and the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) will jointly observe the day.

President M Abul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina issued separate messages on the eve of the day. 

To mark the day, the Agriculture Ministry has taken elaborate programmes, which include international seminar, mass awareness programme and publication of special supplements in mainstream newspapers. Posters, billboards, video messages and documentations also will be published highlighting the significance of the day.

An international seminar will be held at Pan Pacific Sonargaon hotel at 10:00 am tomorrow.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is expected to join the seminar as the chief guest through videoconferencing from her official Ganabhaban residence.