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Mayor Dalipe hails Zamboanga City’s nutrition award

Zamboanga City Mayor John Dalipe has welcomed the city’s nutrition award.

The National Nutrition Council – Region 9 has conferred the Green Banner Seal of Compliance to Zamboanga City during the Regional Nutrition Awarding Ceremony held Friday, November 17.

The Green Banner Award is given to local government units with programs and policies that have shown significant impact on the local nutrition situation. The city posted an overall accomplishment of at least 85 percent on specific nutrition parameters.

City Health Officer Dr. Dulce Miravite presented to Dalipe the Green Banner Award and five other distinctions and two outstanding finalist nominations on nutrition focal points or program implementers in various nutrition programs and policies, during the flag raising ceremony in City Hall Monday morning, November 20.

Dalipe, who chairs the City Nutrition Council, thanked the members of the CNC that include the City Health Office and other concerned agencies for their hard work and commitment to improve the nutrition status in the city.

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