World Health Day

6 April 2015

World Health Day takes place on 07 April every year under the sponsorship of the World Health Organisation (WHO).

This year WHO highlights the challenges associated with food safety using the slogan ‘From farm to plate, make food safe’.

Over 200 diseases are caused by unsafe food containing harmful bacteria, parasites, viruses and chemical substances.

It is estimated that two million deaths occur every year worldwide from contaminated food or drinking water.

Visit the World Health Day website


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