World Food Safety Day 2021
The third ‘World Food Safety Day’ has been celebrated on 7th June 2021. World Food Safety Day is organized every year.
World Food Safety Day was started by the United Nations in the year 2019. This day is celebrated to reinforce the call made by the ‘Geneva Conference’ and the ‘Addis Ababa Conference’ held in 2019 on the “Future of Food Security”.
Addis Ababa Conference
The Addis Ababa Conference on Food Security was the world’s first international conference. The conference discussed priorities for reaching the ‘Sustainable Development Goals’, and also supported the United Nations Decade of Action on Nutrition.
UN Decade of Action on Nutrition
The United Nations Decade of Action on Nutrition is a United Nations commitment for 2016-25. This decade will receive increased nutrition actions from the World Organization.
Source – Indian Express