IMG 7942-min-minNational Nutrition Council-Caraga conducted a training on Nutrition Program Management at Watergate Hotel in Butuan City on September 18-22, 2017. It was attended by 23 participants, mostly were newly appointed Nutrition Action Officers, and District/City Nutrition Program Coordinators from Agusan del Norte, Surigao City, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Sur and from the Province of Dinagat Island.

The training was facilitated by Ms. Leah Vina Vargas (NOIII, NNC Caraga), Ms. Karlyn Rose B. Panes (NOII, NNC Caraga), Ms. Lanniebelle Angchangco (Provincial Nutrition Action Officer, Agusan del Sur), Ms. Marissa Solloso (Provincial Action Officer, Surigao del Sur), and Ms. Pinky Adesas (City Nutrition Program Coordinator). Ms.Ivy Sablas (NO II NNC Caraga) and Mr. Aldrin Atienza (NOI NNC Caraga) as secretariat.

This 5-day intensive training helped the participants to better understand the basic concept of nutrition. Workshops during the training helped them on how to organize local nutrition committees and to formulate local nutrition action plans. They were also equipped with knowledge on effective and efficient implementation, monitoring and evaluation of their Nutrition Action Plan.  As a requirement for the training, all the participants were asked to make their own Nutrition Action Plan and Re-entry plan.


Author: NO II Ivy Sheryl Sablas