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Taguig Mayor holds nutrition summit for pregnant women and new mothers

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The Taguig City government has given priority to the health of pregnant women, new mothers, and undernourished and daycare children and their mothers for National Nutrition Month.

The city government hosted a Nutrition Summit for them with 1,000 participants.

The event aims to encourage the participants to take steps to improve their families’ nutrition, according to Mayor Lani Cayetano.

The city set up a booths to provide information on its Micronutrient Program, Food Fortification Program, and Urban Gardening.

It also distributed information materials and baby bags to qualified participants.

The event was held in person, which was a first in two years, Cayetano noted.