Key leaders tackle NV’s nutrition concerns
Governor Carlos M. Padilla presided over the 1st Semester meeting of the Provincial Nutrition Committee (PNC) held on July 29, 2022 at the Nueva Vizcaya Pasalubong Center in Magsaysay, Bayombong.
Assisting him was Provincial Nutrition Officer Luzviminda P. Ragpa.
Among the agenda tackled by the special body were:
1. Activities lined up for the Nutrition Month of July celebration, and the contested provincial activities and results;
2. Monitoring Evaluation of Local Level Plan of Implementation Protocol (MELLPI PRO) 2022 provincial and regional activities that will be undertaken in August 2022;
3. Philippine Plan of Action for Nutrition (PPAN) 2023-2025;
4. 1st semester of 2022 report on the province’s Bantay-Asin checkpoints; and
5. EO reorganizing the PNC.
Highlighting the afternoon’s activity was the announcement of Governor Padilla about the CSC’s approval of the 6-month extension of the tour of duty of Dr. Edwin B. Galapon, Chief of the Provincial Integrated Health Office (PIHO) and concurrent Provincial Nutrition Action Officer.