World Food Day

World Food Day

World Food Day

World Food Day

No one can think well, love well, sleep well if one has not dined well.

I am are certain that you the lyrics from Oliver! They are quite relatable because everyone loves good food and they can function well if they are completely satiated. From pie to bread, lasagna to pasta, and several other delectable dishes for us to eat today on World Food Day as we celebrate them all. World Food Day is celebrated on the 16th of October every year across the world. It is celebrated to commemorate the date of the founding of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in 1945.

Know the object of the World Food Day

World Food Day is not about celebrating only – we do have the privilege to indulge in the wonderful food that we have on our table, but it is a call for awareness for the deprived, poor and hungry people around the world. The number of these people are sadly quite large, they are all over the world – suffering from starvation. Food deprivation is a great issue; therefore, we must work to raise awareness and curb this matter. It is quite unfair and irrational that there is a large population of such people in the world who are fortunate to be indulged in any food they please without any difficulty, however, there are those who struggle to even get a morsel for themselves or their family.

This day brings awareness to the people to work for the food insecure communities and provide nutritious meals to them or provide them with such resources that they make food available for themselves. People around the world have become aware of the healthy diet and its benefits, so a lot is being done to educate the mass in this regard. Although, we are still lagging and have not changed our lifestyle. World Food Day gives us a chance to take the opportunity and to bring awareness and educate people about what foods are beneficial and hazardous for us. This way we can ensure healthy food for the underprivileged.

Celebrating World Food Day

Perhaps the most ideal way of celebrating World Food Day is by offering food to those people who are in dire need of it. If you intend to do so, find an online food bank that is convenient for you to reach. Most food banks will agree to take cash or food. Usually, they accept nonperishable food like biscuits, tea, coffee, rice, soup, cereal, pasta, canned vegetables and fruits, canned mean. You could likewise chip in your time; food banks are frequently searching for willing volunteers. Regardless of how long you need to save, we are certain that it will be valued.

There are many countries that need help as they are encountering famishment. For instance, several countries in Africa face this issue. The cost of the essential food item has risen steeply, which has brought about great changes. You can give to one of these causes on World Food Day. There are various ways you can make things work, from raising money on different occasions to sponsorship events. Something extraordinary in all of this would be bringing awareness and some money.

Charity brings peace of mind

Although, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations founded World Food Day, nonetheless, various organizations around the world observe this day, this statement by James Beard supports the idea ‘Food is our common ground, a universal experience’. Many people want to get involved in this as they feel good end of the day.

If you get to relish three meals a day, consider yourself fortunate… Don’t miss a chance to be grateful to God for the food that we are blessed with… A very Happy World Food Day to you.