NM Kick off 2022Butuan City- On 4 July 2022 the Regional Launching of the 48th National Nutrition Month Celebration kicked off with a motorcade around Butuan City.

This was attended by the members of the Regional Nutrition Committee, partners from the military group, academe, media, Local Government Unit of Butuan City and the business sector.

First few in the City, the motorcade assembled at Guingona Park and started to move to Montilla Boulevard, City Hall roundabout then to Rosales Avenue and going to Bancasi Rotunda via J.C Aquino Avenue and back to the main area at SM City Butuan.

Astonished by the rhythm, people on the streets dance with the sounds of the drum operated by the group of students from Agusan National High School.

ADN NMKICKOFF 2022Butuan City- On July 8, 2022, Friday the Provincial Government Unit of Agusan del Norte launched the 48th Nutrition Month Celebration at the Provincial Capitol Lobby with full of reminders on health and nutrition tips for capitol employees.

Employees of the Agusan del Norte Capitol gathered together for a meaningful nutrition awareness campaign inviting speakers to provide input regarding the importance of nutrition.

In her message, Dr. Silver Joy Tejano, the head of the Provincial Social Welfare Development Office and the Provincial Nutrition Action Officer shared that to be healthy one must attend to mental well-being and should always put a smile.

Ms. Elizabeth Marie R. Calo, the Provincial Administrator and former Sanguniang Panlalawigan Board Member, shared the expereinces and healthy activities during the pandemic. Being a plantita provided a lot of relief to the anxiety and stresses of the pandemic.

NM RDC Reso June 2022Butuan City – in its Second Quarter Meeting of the Regional Development Council (RDC) Caraga, the Council passed and approved RDC Resolution No. 46, titled “Enjoining Regional Line Agencies, Local Government Units, Academe, Media, and the Private Sector to Strongly Support the 48th National Nutrition Month Celebration” on 10 June 2022, via Zoom Conferencing.

Presidential Decree 491 designates the month of July as the Nutrition Month (NM), “for the purpose of creating greater awareness among our people about the importance of nutrition”, guided by a chosen theme to highlight an important and timely concern on nutrition.

This year, the National Nutrition Council Technical Working Group approved through ad referendum the 48th Nutrition Month theme which is, “New Normal na Nutrisyon, Sama-Samang Gawan ng Solusyon”. The theme calls for strengthened nutrition interventions and solidarity towards nutrition improvement as the country shifts towards living with the COVID-19 virus.

Movers Oath June 2022Butuan City- Members of the Caraga MOVERS or the Multi-Sectoral Organization Envisioning an Empowered and Resourceful Society through Nutrition, took their oath of office during the Regional Nutrition Month Launching held on 4 July 2022 at the Events Center, SM City Butuan.

Department of Health (DOH) Caraga Regional Director and Chairperson of the Regional Nutrition Committee, Dr. Cesar Cassion administered the oath of office to the newly elected Caraga Movers officers.

The new set of officers are: Mr. Alfredo Plaza, Jr. of Agusan del Sur as President, Mr. Ismael Cubillas of RMN DXBC as Vice President, Ms. Nelsa Auron of Butuan City as Treasurer, Ms. May Diez of Radyo Pilipinas, Mr. Israel Palero of Love Radio Butuan as Auditor and Ms. Aiza Supas of Radyo Trumpeta.

NNC Caraga TikTok Challenge 2022 anchored to the 48th Nutrition Month theme.
Nutrition Month is an annual campaign held every July to create greater awareness among Filipinos on the importance of nutrition as provided under Presidential Decree 491, or the Nutrition Act of the Philippines. The law also mandates the National Nutrition Council (NNC) to lead and coordinate the nationwide campaign.This year’s theme is “New Normal na Nutrisyon, Sama-samang Gawan ng Solusyon!”. The theme calls for strengthened nutrition interventions and solidarity towards nutrition improvement as the country shifts towards living with the COVID-19 virus. The campaign calls for a collective effort to improve nutrition and 1.) raise awareness on the importance of nutrition in building resilience and recovery from the pandemic; 2.) stimulate discussions among stakeholders on how to build back better the design, delivery, and scale-up of nutrition interventions; and 3.) engage various sectors and the public in activities that promote nutrition.

As an avenue to draw support and collaboration among stakeholders and showcase the talents and skills of the nutrition providers, the NNC Caraga presents and spearheads this year’s TikTok Challenge, anchored to the 48th Nutrition Month theme. 

To know more you may view or download the Guidelines thru this link:


48th Nutrition Month Regional Kickoff 2022


Catch the 48th Nutrition Month Regional Kick-Off event tomorrow at 8:00 am! Join us via Facebook Live and Zoom. 

In the afternoon, there will be a free nutrition counselling!

CPD Units applied for the following professions:

Agriculturist (3), Medicine (9), Social Workers (5.5), Nurses and Nutritionist-Dietitians (submitted, still to be determined)

You may register thru this link:


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