The Central Visayas Nutrition Committee will culminate the 2021 Nutrition Month celebration with a virtual 2021 Grand Nutrition Awards on 13 August 2021 at 1:30 pm via the NNC 7 Facebook page.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo, Chairperson of the City Nutrition Council, will receive two recognitions during the virtual awarding ceremony as Outstanding Local Nutrition Committee and Best Performing Local Nutrition Council for 2021 in Region 7.
City Nutrition Action Officer Lourdes Taburaza also disclosed that Barangay Cantil-e, Barangay Tabuc-Tubig and Barangay Balugo were also adjudged as among the Best Performing Local Nutrition Committees for 2021 for their strengths in the 5 dimensions of the MELLPI Pro Tool namely: vision and mission, nutrition laws and policies, governance and organizational structure, local nutrition committee management and nutrition intervention services.
The 2021 Grand Nutrition Awards will be staged back-to-back with the Regional Launching of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement 3.0 Strategy.