Raising Awareness Of Nutrition For Community Leaders

The objective of engaging and enhancing the awareness of community leader  has been achieved through the workshop for the  importance of nutrition for pregnant and lactating women and children which has held in 39 villages in five municipalities includes Dili, Liquica, Aileu, Manufahi and Oecusse. The workshop was attended by 600 people consist of women’s groups, the church, suku council, xefe suco and aldeia, sub district administrator and youth. The workshop has emphasized advantage of nutrition to the children growth; mothers’ healthand calling for local leader to work together in reducing malnutrition within their community.  .