Vice-Mayor Alan Gel Cordova, Governor Roel Ragay Degamo and City Legal Officer Manuel Arbon, representing Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, jointly welcome all the officers and participants to the two-day 15th Regional Congress of Barangay Nutrition Scholars at the Negros Oriental Convention Center in Dumaguete City, Monday.

City Nutrition Action Officer Lourdes Taburaza said that the Congress which concludes tomorrow aims to update the knowledge of BNS on strategies to address stunting, learn the best practices of outstanding BNS and develop them to fully perform their role and contribute to the achievement of the Philippine Plan of Action for Nutrition 2017-2022 goals.