programs in place on student food insecurity/hunger
The University have a programme in place on student food insecurity/hunger
Food baskets for students
The Deanship of the College of Medicine, University of Basrah, under the auspices of the President of the University of Basra, Professor Dr. Saad Shaheen Hammadi, and in cooperation with the Student Activities Department, organized today, Wednesday 20/10/2021, a set of food baskets for students who are from needy families living in Basrah Governorate.
Food baskets to male and female students of the internal departments
Within the blessings of the month of Ramadan and in order to activate the principle of solidarity.. Professors and students of the College of Nursing donated dry food baskets to male and female students of the internal departments, on Sunday 24/4/2021
Among the most prominent duties and obligatory acts that Islam approved and commanded, the month of Ramadan is considered the month of solidarity, social solidarity, solidarity and providing all that the poor and needy need.
On the one hand, Professor Dr. Abdul-Amir Abdullah Al-Moussawi, Dean of the College
Of Nursing at the University of Basra, explained, citing the saying of the Prophet Muhammad, may God’s prayers and peace be upon him and his family, that the beloved Al-Mustafa used to say: And whoever has a surplus, let him promise it to those who have no provision… He also added that the month of Ramadan urges striving and scrambling to spend it. people's needs.
Under the slogan of eliminating hunger, the College of Agriculture distributed food baskets to needy students, knowing that the number of baskets that were distributed reached 50 baskets. It is noteworthy that this initiative coincided with the World Food Day, which falls on October 16, 2021, a day announced by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) The United Nations, where this day is widely celebrated by many other organizations concerned with food security, including the World Food program.
Food baskets for students
Under the patronage of the President of the University of Basra, Prof. Dr. Saad Shaheen Hammadi, and under the supervision of the Administrative Assistant to the President of the University, Prof. Dr. Ali acidi Diab Al-Malki. The University of Basra carried out a community voluntary initiative, which consisted in distributing a set of food baskets that amounted to more than (220) food baskets of various types to needy families and low-income individuals whose work was suspended due to the health curfew imposed by the Crisis Cell Committee to combat the Corona virus in Basra Governorate. The assistant president of the university for administrative affairs, Prof. Dr. Ali Muhdi Diab Al-Malki, said in an interview with the news center, "The food basket" included (10) diverse and rich types of dry food that families need to meet their daily food. Al-Maliki added, "This initiative is one of the university's voluntary duties towards society in light of the current situation and the continued imposition of a health curfew. Pointing out at the same time that the university continues its voluntary initiatives to support those needy segments in order to alleviate their suffering and stand by them.