Food activism is a movement which was initiated from year 2012.This movement has been initiated with joint partnership of Nepal Food Technology Students’ Association (NEFTSA), Food and Nutrition Awareness Centre (FONAC), and +Disable & Helpless Rehabilition Service Center (DHRSC) with the theme of “Agricultural co-operatives: Key to feeding the world”.
|Awareness rally; Food Activism 2013 in Pokhara|
Awareness rally was done with T-shirt for food activism and with play- cards.
Some of the slogans of food activism were.
•Hygienic food for healthy living.
•Safe and Nutritious food for better Health.
•Promote and Protect Nepalese Indigenous foods.
•Healthy food for Healthy life.
The awareness rally rounds the major chowks of Pokhara vallay including Nayabazar, Prithivichowk, Newroad, and terminates at B.P Chowk, Chipledhunga with photo exhibition which was the second session of the day. Around 250 public participates in the food awareness program and tentatively 350 public visited photo exhibition program.Talk Programme was done along with photo exhibition as third session, Stakeholders on Helath sector and social development emphasized on the issue of unhygienic food market mess and its health impact.