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    World Food Forum 2024 Theme Revealed: 'Good Food for All, for Today and Tomorrow'

  • Date : 30 April, 2024

    The World Food Forum (WFF) 2024, with its theme "Good food for all, for today and tomorrow," was recently announced at an event held at the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). This year’s activities will lead up to a flagship event scheduled for October 14–18, aiming to address critical issues in the global agrifood landscape.

    World Food Forum 2024: Key Highlights

    Flagship Event Dates and Focus Areas The culminating event of WFF 2024 will take place from October 14 to October 18, featuring dedicated sessions on Global Youth Action, Science and Innovation, and Hand-in-Hand Investment. These sessions will facilitate discussions and actions aimed at transforming agrifood systems for a sustainable future.

    Spotlight on Family Farming WFF 2024 will prominently showcase the Mid-term Forum of the UN Decade of Family Farming. Emphasizing the importance of family farming, the event will integrate youth-led initiatives, technical expertise, and policy discussions to celebrate family farming as the backbone of dynamic agrifood systems.

    World Food Day Celebration The flagship event coincides with World Food Day on October 16, themed "Right to Foods." This year’s celebration underscores the importance of diversity, nutrition, affordability, and safety in ensuring universal access to healthy diets. World Food Day is a significant occasion on the UN calendar, celebrated in over 150 countries, and marks the countdown to FAO’s 80th anniversary in 2025.

    Source: Krishi Jagran


A tribal woman farmer showing lights on ornamental fisheries

26 Apr 2024

Dipali Mahato
Ornamental fishery farmer

Name : Dipali Mahato

Designation : Ornamental fishery farmer

Name : Mr Anil Ghanwat

Designation : President, Shetkari Sanghatana

Name : Dr Bindu R. Pillai

Designation : Acting Director and Head, Aquaculture Production and Environment Division, ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture

Name : Dr O.P. Yadav

Designation : Director, ICAR-Central Arid Zone Research Institute, Jodhpur

Name : Ravishankar C.N.

Designation : Director, Central Institute of Fisheries Technology (ICAR-CIFT)



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Telecommunications Engineering Centre & ICAR release joint technical report

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