Dubai: The Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) today inaugurated the Food Safety Stations for Youth in collaboration with the National and Reserve Service Authority. The initiative will enable young people to become entrepreneurs in animal and crop agriculture, beekeeping and aquaculture, and can actively contribute to national food security. Dr Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, said: “The challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic have highlighted the key importance of food security and sustainability.”
“MOCCAE is working closely with its strategic partners from the public and private sectors to ensure uninterrupted food supply by boosting imports and increasing home-grown food production in terms of quantity and quality, with the aim of increasing the share of local food products in the market. enlarge, “he added.