World Food Day to be marked on Sukhbaatar Square

2019-10-14 14:52:22

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Every October 16 is traditionally celebrated as a World Food Day. This year, the day will be marked in Mongolia under the theme ‘Healthy Food- Healthy Eating Habits’. In this regard, the UNFAO Mongolia organized a training on healthy food, healthy eating habits and food safety for students, who are studying in agriculture, and provided presentations on the UNFAO activities and World Food Day. The training involved over 100 students of MUST, NUM, and MNUMS.

Assistant FAO Representative G.Nyamjargal said, “One of many activities within the celebration of World Food Day, was the lecture for students. It is important to raise awareness of youth on healthy food, healthy eating habits and healthy food production. Further, we aim to give this kind of information in an understandable way to children.”

The World Food Day will be celebrated on Sukhbaatar Square on October 16. During the event, research and the health organizations will deliver information to the public about food safety, choice and use of nutritious food.