Pictured at Gorta World Food Day Conference were Simon Coveney TD, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine with Kevin Higgins, President of Gorta.
Pictured at Gorta World Food Day Conference were Vincent Cleary, Managing Director of Glenisk and Rebecca Amukhoye, Field Representative for Gorta.
The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations marks World Food Day each year on 16 October, the day on which the Organisation was founded in 1945. Gorta was established by the FAO and maintains its links with the UN as the FAO affiliate in Ireland. Every year since 1980, Gorta has hosted World Food Day events in Ireland.