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World Food Day observed at UVAS

LAHORE (21-10-22): The Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore in collaboration with Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) observed “World Food Day” with the theme of “Leave No One Behind”. An awareness seminar and a innovative poster contest featured the day.

Dean Noor International University Prof Dr Tahir Zahoor, Chairperson Nutrition University of Home Economics Asma Bilal, Izhar Ul Haq Awan from Pepsi Cola International were the guest speakers of the seminar while Dr Sana Ullah Iqbal, Dr Waqas Ahmad and a number of faculty members and students were present on the occasion.

Guest speakers emphasized on the need of value addition, minimizing food loses and strengthening food security. They suggested to create awareness among peoples about the pure high quality food by utilize our knowledge and skills. They urged that knowledge and research is the key way to curb food security issues in Pakistan.