45th Nutrition Month Celebration – July 2019

45th nutrition moth celebration

The purpose of 2019 Nutrition Month Celebration is to disseminate nutrition-related information through the focal theme “Kumain nang wasto at maging aktibo… push natin ‘to!” With this, all schools are enjoined to participate  through meaningful activities to create greater awareness on the importance of nutrition among Filipinos as mandated by Presidential Decree 491.   What is Nutrition Month? Presidential Decree 491 in 1974 declared that Nutrition Month shall be held every July to create greater awareness on the importance of nutrition among Filipinos. The law mandates the National Nutrition Council…