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FAO Food Safety Campaign launched today

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 13/03/2018

The Ministry of Agriculture, Foods and Forestry, Ministry of Consumer Affairs, and Ministry of Health, together with the Foods and Agriculture Organisation – FAO, this morning launched the National Food Safety Campaign.

This campaign is to encourage the people of the country to ensure the food that they consume are safe, especially the food items they purchase from the shops.

The CEO of MAFF – Dr. Viliami Manu says this campaign is an opportunity for the people to better understand how to ensure the food safety and also to promote local foods which are much healthier than the processed food imported from overseas.

The campaign slogan is “Be Sure!” which is aimed at encouraging consumers to always make the right choice on the food items that they purchase.

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