PPANPlanned Parenthood Action Network
PPANPhilippine Plan of Action for Nutrition (Phillippine National Nutrition Council)
PPANPublic Policy Advocacy Network
PPANPertukaran Pemuda Antar Negara (Indonesian: Inter-State Youth Exchange; Indonesia)
PPANPusat Penelitian Arkeologi Nasional (Indonesian: National Archaeological Research Center)
PPANPerusahaan Pengelola Aset Negara (Indonesian)
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Lonzaga said among the key points of the Resolution are to implement the programs and projects of PPAN 2017-2022, ensure reporting of related physical and financial accomplishments and advocate for nutrition to be a perspective and component of NNCs policies, plans and programs.
PPAN 2017-2022 was approved February this year and was launched in May at Iloilo City and is integral to Duterte administrations 10-Point Agenda.
The PPAN can now take off well and it should focus on the mobilization of communities so that malnutrition in the region can be fully addressed, Tad-y said.
The new PPAN is a results-based plan designed to achieve significant reductions in all forms of malnutrition such as wasting, stunting, micronutrient deficiencies, overweight and obesity in the country.
Also present in the PPAN 2017 2022 launching on May 2 at the Grand Xing Imperial Hotel were DOH Assistant Secretary and NNC Executive Director IV Maria Bernardita T.
Meanwhile, Assistant Secretary for Health and National Nutrition Council (NNC) Executive Director Bernardita Flores presented the new PPAN and expressed hope that it will be embraced not only by nutrition implementers but most especially by the Filipino People.
The PPAN which consists of 12 programs and 46 projects serving as a framework for actions that could be undertaken by member agencies of the NNC, LGUs, and other development partners is a part of the Philippine Development Plan 2017- 2022.
The PPAN 2017-2022 has identified the following nutrition-sensitive projects, namely: Farm-to-market roads and Child Nutrition; Target Actions to Reduce Poverty and Generate Economic Transformation and Child Nutrition; Coconut Rehabilitation Program; Gulayan sa Paaralan, Diskwento Caravans in Depressed Areas; Family Development Sessions for Child and Family Nutrition Project; Mainstreaming Nutrition in Sustainable Livelihood; Public Works Infrastructure and Child Nutrition; Adolescent Health and Nutrition Development; and, Sagana at Ligtas na Tubig sa Lahat (SALINTUBIG) and other programs on water, sanitation and hygiene.
Ubial said with the launching, which was documented they can now follow-up the people who received the PPAN copies after six months and asked them what they did to their copies.
Likewise, the event seeks to get the commitment of partners and stakeholders, especially the local government units, to implement the services specified in the PPAN, she added.