FAO announces 2023 as the International year of Millet

Dec 11, 2018

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have decided to observe 2023 as the International Year of Millets, upon the request from the Indian government, Agriculture Ministry said in a statement. This decision was taken at the 160th session of FAO Council, currently underway in Rome, which also approved India’s membership to the Executive Board of the World Food Program (WFP) for 2020 and 2021, it said.

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