World Food Day 2018 with the UNACTO Environment Committee

The UNACTO Environment Committee is excited to have an informative session on food waste and ending hunger hosted at the Working Women Community Centre in Toronto. This event will be co-facilitated by Second Harvest, featuring a presentation on Food Rescue's amazing work towards reducing food insecurity and food loss in Canada. You will gain great insight into Second Harvest’s operations, their success stories and ways to get involved with their team.

Join us to learn more about other organizations participating in our event and form meaningful relationships with like-minded professionals.

Date & Time

16 October 2018

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.


Working Women Community Centre

533A Gladstone Avenue

Toronto, Ontario M6H 3J1

Individuals must be registered to attend. To register, RSVP by emailing with the subject "World Food Day RSVP". If you represent an organization working on this issue and would like to attend, let us know and we will contact you to confirm spots available.


About World Food Day

The International World Food Day, a day instated in 1979 by the United Nations’ food organ, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is dedicated to raising awareness and garnering support for this global issue and FAO’s ambitious, yet realizable goal to create a world with #ZeroHunger by 2030.

About Second Harvest

Second Harvest is the largest food rescue organization in Canada and a global thought leader on food recovery. With a goal to drastically reduce the amount of food wasted while ensuring people have access to the good, healthy food they need for success, Second Harvest works across the supply chain from farmer to retail to capture surplus food before it ends up in the landfill and negatively impacts our environment.