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Monday, July 4, 2022

Tandag City commemorates Nutrition Month

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur -- The City Government of Tandag through the Office of the Tandag City Nutrition Council under the leadership of Mayor Roxanne C. Pimentel conducted the 2022 Nutrition Month Opening Salvo held on July 01, 2022 at the Executive Lobby, City Hall, Barangay Awasian, Tandag City.

Anchored on the theme, "New Normal na Nutrisyon, Sama-Samang gawan ng Solusyon!", the monthlong event highlighted the following activities during the day-1:

1. 2022 Nutrition Month Forum;

2. Ceremonial ribbon cutting for the Fiesta sa Nayon: A Nutrition Month 2022 Photo Exhibit/ gallery of the Tandag City Nutrition Program Best Practices and showcasing the different kinds of native and healthy local delicacies; and

3. Zumba.
The opening salvo was joined by the City Nutrition Committee members, different offices and agencies in the City Government of Tandag, and the Barangay Nutrition Scholars of the 21 Barangays of Tandag City.

City Vice Mayor Hon. Eleanor Momo ably represented by Ms. Lourdes Louella Escandor, Secretary to the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP), delivered her Opening Remarks. She emphasized the importance of good nutrition during this time of the pandemic.

Meanwhile, Mayor Pimentel has presented during her inspirational message the 10 “Kumainments” (Nutritional Guidelines for Filipinos) as a key to having a better quality of life.

Mayor Pimentel has also mentioned her utmost support for the city's wellness program that will benefit the LGU employees, it was learned. (NGPB, with a report from LGU-Tandag City/PIA-Surigao del Sur)