The UN joint statement on the occasion of the World Day against Poverty

The 16th of October is World Food Day - a day set aside to focus on the challenges and solutions to food and nutrition security in the world. This year’s World Food Day is celebrated under the theme, Family Farming: Feeding the world, caring for the earth. It has been chosen to stress the vast potential family farmers have to eradicate hunger and preserve natural resources.

Statement | 16 October 2014