World Soil Day was designated by the General Assembly of the United Nation’s 68th Session Second Committee Agenda item 25 on agriculture development, food security and nutrition on 13 October 2013, to be observed and celebrated every year on 5 December, over the world by all Member States, the organisations of the United Nations system and other international and regional organisations, civil society, non-governmental organisations and individuals to emphasise the importance of Soil. ...read more