2ndRNC for Article

Cotabato City. The Bangsamoro Nutrition Committee conducts its 2nd quarterly meeting on June 2, 2021 held at MAFAR Conference Hall, Bangsamoro Government Center, Cotabato City. The main agenda is the presentation of key partners on the First Quarter Accomplishment Reports on RPAN's Nutrition Specific Programs and Nutrition Sensitive Programs.

The Regional Plan of Action for Nutrition 2020-2022 was launched on February 26, 2021. The reports of key ministries on the 9-nutrition specific and 17 nutrition specific interventions are important in ensuring the integrated RPAN implementation.  The BARMM Regional Nutrition Committee (RNC) discussed the gaps and challenges and decide on the emerging issues and problems within the projects of RPAN. A special meeting shall be called on June 17, 2021.

Furthermore, Dr. Sinolinding discussed the Tutok Kainan Program of the national government, shared the theme for this year’s Nutrition Month is "Malnutrisyon, patuloy na labanan, First 1000 Days, tutukan!" and the proposed RNC activity is Suara Bangsamoro, a virtual information sharing.

The meeting were attended by the Office of the Senior Minister, Bangsamoro Transition Authority, Ministry of the Interior and Local Government, Ministry of Health -Nutrition division and Population division, Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Agrarian Reform, Ministry of Social Services and Development, Ministry of Science and Technology, Bangsamoro Planning and Development  Authority, Ministry of Trade, Investments and Tourism, Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Energy, Ministry of Transportation and Communication, Ministry on Indigenous Peoples Affairs, Ministry of Public Order and safety, Bangsamoro Women Commission and Bangsamoro Youth Commission.