Nutrition Evaluation in ADN conducted
The province of Agusan del Norte started its annual conduct of the Nutrition Evaluation of eight (8) of its municipalities excluding RTR, Buenavista and the City of Cabadbaran.
"Our purpose is to evaluate if the nutrition program of the province is properly implemented", says Ms. Eden A. Amper, Nutrition Officer - II of the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) and the District Nutrition Program Coordinator.
Part of the said evaluation is the proper inspection of supplemental feeding in barangays and municipalities to battle malnutrition especially in preschooler’s age 0-6.
Wage increase for JOs in Capitol ok’d
All casual/job order employees in the Capitol will receive additional daily wage starting on April 1, 2014.
This is what the provincial government of Agusan del Norte, under the leadership of Gov. Ma. Angelica Rosedell M. Amante-Matba, will implement pursuant to the Caraga Wage Order No. RXIII-12 adopted by the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board XIII.
Based on this, the Daily Minimum Wage Rate for Caraga region effective May 13, 2013 is P258.00 for agriculture sector (plantation); P238.00 for agriculture sector (non-plantation); P268.00 for non-agriculture; P238.00 for retail and service sector employing 10 or less; and P268.00 for retail and service sector employing more than 10 workers.
Provincial Woman’s Congress 2014
To empower the women of today, the Provincial Government of Agusan del Norte, together with the Philippine National Police - ADN, Provincial Social Welfare Population and Nutrition Office (PSWPNO), Department of Justice (DOJ), Provincial Health Office (PHO), National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and other government offices conducted the Provincial Women's Congress last March 31, 2014 at the Provincial Training Center.