Oct. 16th. – World Food Day
World Food Day (WFD) was founded by the United Nations’ (UN) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in 1945, and has been observed annually, every October 16, since 1981. The event was established to increase awareness of world hunger and poverty and to inspire solutions for world change.
The World Food Day theme for 2014 is Family Farming: “Feeding the world, caring for the earth”