We have so many great days,Can't we have a day assigned as HUNGER FREE DAY when at least for that day all the peoples of the world will have both the meals?
World Food Day is celebrated every year around the world on 16 October in honor of the
date of the founding of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in 1945
Since 1981, World Food Day has adopted a different theme each year, in order to highlight areas needed for action and provide a common focus.
The theme for 2006 was "Invest in agriculture for food security". It was chosen because only investment in agriculture together with support for education and health will turn this situation around. The bulk of that investment will have to come from the private sector, with public investment playing a crucial role, especially in view of its facilitating and stimulating effect on private investment.
In spite of the importance of agriculture as the driving force in the economies of many developing countries, this vital sector is frequently starved of investment. In particular, foreign aid to a ...more
we say pithrudevo bhava( everyday) and follow it: they the westerners say that once in a year and call it the FATHER's day. shall we import it?
we were thought to say aacharyadevo bhava everyday. we imported their 1 day praise /remember theory and called it the TEACHER's day and we all know how the youth looks upon them.
we in sanathana dharma never believed in hoarding. we were thought to partake our food by first offering to a guest ( and say ATHITHIDEVO bhava) . since this is also lost perhaps our secular govt might as well import this too as you have suggested.
Like Charity begins at home, All individuals do their level best and attain this.