ILOCOS SUR – A nutrition evaluators team (RNET) from the region conducted Monitoring and Evaluation of Local Level Plan Implement-ation (MELLPI) and mentoring in selected towns of this province on July 19-22, 2016.
The RNET is composed of Ms. Rosemarie Villanueva of the Department of Agriculture (DA), Ms. Maria Dolores Zafra of Population Commission (POPCOM), Ms. Jademar Timichan of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and Ms. Melita Castillo, Non-Government Organization (NGO) representative.
They were accompanied by National Nutrition Council, Region 1 Nutrition Program Coordinator Ma. Eileen Blanco and Nutrition Officer II Gretchen Nisperos.
The team visited municipalities and barangays which were randomly selected based on malnutrition ranking. These included Barangays Dalawa and Amilongan in Alilem; Santiago (mentoring), and Barangays Sidaoen, Tampugo, Gabur Sur, Pidpid and Calaoan, Sta. Cruz.