In celebration of the World Food Day 75th anniversary October 16, 2020 with the theme “Grow, nourish, sustain, together. Our actions are our future”. The Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) headed by Governor Al Francis C. Bichara through Albay Provincial Agricultural Office (APAO) headed by Provincial Agriculturist Cheryll Rebeta in partnership with the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) headed by Eva Grageda distributed Family Food Packs to the Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) who are involved in the establishment of Communal Vegetable Garden for PWDs of Bagacay, Legazpi, City, Relocation Site, Barangay Anislag, Daraga, Albay including Barangay Doña Mercedes, Guinobatan, Albay.
The World Food Day is celebrated every year. The objective is to create awareness about the existing problems of obesity and malnutrition due to hunger. An action to tackles the global hunger and promote worldwide awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger and to ensure both food security and nutritious diets for all. The focus of the day is that food is a basic and fundamental human right.” – FAO
The Departments extended their gratitude to the Regional Director Arnel B. Garcia DSWD Region V for reaching out to Albayanos.