Ertharin Cousin at World Food Day 2015
The executive director of World Food Programme spoke at Expo on 16 October – video
“Let us unite and put actions behind our collective vow, for a peaceful, prosperous world for all”.
During her speech, the executive director of the World Food Programme Ertharin Cousin invited everyone to take steps in order to make the promises of the Sustainable Development Goals true. And she invited everyone to imagine “that very special night” in 2013 when no child, man or woman goes to bed hungry. She also found time to wish “happy birtday” to FAO, which turns 70 this year.