STAFF REPORT ISB:In acknowledgment of World Food Day (WFD), an event was sorted out by Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC). The theme of the present year’s WFD was ‘Social Protection and Agriculture – Breaking the Cycle of Rural Poverty’.
NARC Director GeneralDrMuhammad Azeem Khan envied the organization of the event which termed as the union with theworldfortherespectableinspiration of the day. He said the food security policies are designed in order to alleviate poverty in rural communities by subsidizing and incentivizing the farmers and giving them privileges can certainly usher Pakistan into a brighter future while keeping food security intact.
Minister for National Food Security and Research (NFSandR) Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan was present on the occasion as chief guest. He said for the current year agribusiness at the overall level is defying some new troubles – the challenges that it has never experienced. The heaps of food grains are most amazing ever; however their expenses have touched without a doubt the base. This may be inspiring news for the customers’ overall population yet the creators are suspecting that its hard to essentially recover their cost of creation, he included.
The partner organization of the event included Ministry of National Food Security and Research (MNFSandR), the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO-UN), the World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD).