PNC-TWG attends training on new evaluation tool
Members of the Provincial Nutrition Council – Technical Working Group (PNC-TWG), along with some Municipal Nutrition Action Officers, Nutrition Officers and Barangay Nutrition Scholars attended the training on the Updated Monitoring and Evaluation Protocol sponsored by the National Nutrition Council (NNC) – Region 02 at the Crown Legacy Hotel in Baguio city on March 14-15.
The NNC Governing Board endorsed the new Monitoring and Evaluation of Local Level Plan Implementation (MELLPI) Protocol in November 2018. The tool will be utilized in the assessment along policy, health and nutrition service delivery and capacity-building performance of local nutrition committees and nutrition workers.
The training aimed to guide and equip evaluation teams in the conduct of MELLPI and MELPPI Protocol during transition. The training also aimed to teach the evaluators on the accomplishment of the new MELLPI Protocol tool.
Hands-on training on the MELPPI Pro forms and simulation exercises were tasked to the participants. The training was facilitated by the NNC-R02 and the Provincial Nutrition Office.
PNC-TWG members who completed the MELLPI Pro Training were Milagros Sicat of PSWDO, Marjorie Barlolong of Provincial Budget Office, Ma. Christina Opeña of Provincial Agricultural Office, Bergrio Lorenzo of PAIAD, Dolly Rose Minas of PIHO, and Christie Sampaga of the Rural Improvement Club.
The MELLPI Pro will be used by the provincial evaluating team during the municipal evaluation on nutrition programs and activities on the months of April and May.
Dr. Edwin Galapon, Provincial Health Officer and Provincial Nutrition Action Officer, and Luzviminda Ragpa, Provincial Nutrition Officer also attended the said training. #bg