Food is one of the major parts and plays an important role in everyone’s life. Every process should be done in a safe, secure, and hygienic manner for proper food. Safe food provides a healthy life, a healthy economy, a healthy world, and a healthy future. It is important to practice food safety at all levels starting from our home to avoid various foodborne illnesses. To do that, we celebrate World Food Safety Day. In the upcoming article, let’s see about its history, how to celebrate, and more.
History of Food Safety Day
The United Nations General Assembly announced June 7 as the World Food Safety Day in the year 2018. Later, on June 7, 2019, Food Safety Day marks its first anniversary throughout the world. Every year the day is celebrated with a theme and the theme for World Food Safety Day 2019 was ‘Food Safety, everyone’s business’. The day is to draw global attention to the health consequences that happen because of contaminated food. Let’s see more about it in the upcoming article.
How to Celebrate the Day
The day is celebrated by organizing various events, shows, debates, and many more based on Food safety. It aims to draw attention and inspire action to help prevent, detect and manage foodborne risks, contributing to food safety, human well-being, economic prosperity, agriculture, market access, tourism, and sustainable development. The theme for Food Safety Day 2021 is “Safe food now for a healthy tomorrow”. You can also share your thought, images, and video about food safety on your social media pages like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, etc. with the hashtag #WorldFoodSafetyDay.
Quotes About Food Safety
“Food safety involves everybody in the food chain.”– Mike Johanns
“Sorry, there´s no magic bullet. You gotta eat healthy and live healthy to be healthy and look healthy. End of story.”– Morgan Spurlock
“Get people back into the kitchen and combat the trend toward processed food and fast food.”– Andrew Weil
“Let your food be your medicine, and your medicine be your food.”– Hippocrates
“Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper.”– Adelle Davis
“The food that enters the mind must be watched as closely as the food that enters the body.”– Pat Buchanan
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