World Food Day marked

MUSCAT: The Sultanate marked with the rest of the world the World Food Day, which falls on October 16th each year under the auspices of Dr Hilal bin Ali al Hinai, Secretary-General of The Research Council (TRC). Dr Fuad bin Jaafar al Sajwani, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, spoke on the theme – Change the Future of Migration Invest in Food Security and Rural Development.
The minister said it is a major humanitarian challenge to the world community in general and regional communities in particular because of the increasing of external and internal migration, which requires further efforts to reduce their repercussions. — ONA