The National Nutrition Council Regional Office 10 is located at the heart of the City of Golden Friendship- Cagayan de Oro City.
The NNC, as mandated by law, is the country's highest policy-making and coordinating body on nutrition.
NNC Core Functions
Formulate national food and nutrition policies and strategies and serve as the policy, coordinating and advisory body of food, nutrition and health concerns
Coordinate planning, monitoring, and evaluation of the national nutrition program;
Coordinate the hunger mitigation and malnutrition prevention program to achieve relevant Millennium Development Goals
Strengthen competencies and capabilities of stakeholders through public education, capacity building and skills development;
Coordinate the release of funds, loans, and grants from government organizations (GOs) and nongovernmen organizations (NGOs); and
Call on any department, bureau, office, agency and other instrumentalities of the government for assistance in the form of personnel, facilities and resources as the need arises.
Coordination Structure at the Region
Regional Directors or regional heads of national government agencies and representatives from the private sector composed the Regional Nutrition Committee 10. The Regional Nutrition Committee and RNC- Technical Working Group X composed of agency representatives from CHD, DSWD X, DA-RFU X, DepED X, DILG X, DOLE X, DTI X, DBM X, NFA X ,NEDA-RDC X, NDAP- Misamis Oriental Chapter and Lourdes College- Representing the Academe. The regional office acts as the secretariat. The local nutrition committees at the Provincial/City/Municipal and Barangay levels serve as the coordinating body for the local nutrition programs in the region.
The NNC Region 10 Official and Staff
The NNC at the region serves as the secretariat of the Regional Nutrition Committee. The Regional Office is spearheaded by the Regional Nutrition Program Coordinator (RNPC), Nutrition Officer III, Administrative Aide VI and Administrative Aide III (Driver) and Job order personnel.
2nd Floor Door 1, Rego Bldg., Agoho Drive, Zone 1 Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City