Galing Pook, partners, organize Webisodes for Nutrition Month

In celebration of the National Nutrition Month, Galing Pook Foundation, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), ING Bank, Civika Asian Development Academy, and the #BagoTayo Youth Network organize two Webisodes on food security and nutrition, and innovations led by youth organizations and other organizations.

The first event, Webisode 16, is scheduled on July 21, 2021 at 6:00 in the evening and features Ms. Ness-Lei Lagrimas, SK Federation President of San Roque, Northern Samar, and Mr. Reign Labine of Cantongtong United Youth Association of Samar Province. Ms. Lagrimas will share her SK council’s Covege 20 Program while Mr. Labine will present his organization’s Egg Layer and Vegetable Production Program. Both are award-winning programs and Galing Kabataan certified.

Webisode 17, meanwhile, will be held on July 31, 2021 also at 6:00 in the evening. The event will feature Mr. Noy Berja of the World Food Program, Ms. Jerika Vilan of Unilever Philippines, Prof. Melissa Grace Catain Olit of Chef Aiza’s Community Kitchen, and Mr. Alkeen Ageas of Sibutad National High School in Zzamboanga City.

Mr. Berja will share WFP’s perspectives on the Philippine food security and nutrition situation while Ms. Vilan will share their program, Kain Tayo Pilipinas. Prof. Olit and Mr. Ageas will also present their recognition worthy programs — the Chef Aiza’s Community Kitchen, and Food Court Pakals Center, respectively.

The events will be held via Zoom and streamed live at Galing Pook Facebook Page. The registration link for Webisode 16 is for for Webisode 17, it is