2nd Outstanding Healthy Lifestyle Advocacy Awards



Health Secretary Enrique T. Ona (5th from left), during the Second Outstanding Healthy Lifestyle Advocacy Awards (OHLAA), awarding a check of P100,000 and plaque of recognition to Davao City Health Office as one of the finalists in the recent OHLAA award for their unique mix of a wide range of initiatives for the prevention and control of risk factors of non-communicable diseases. Their lifestyle program includes Gulayan sa Barangay, community-based feeding programs, mental health program for women and children in crisis, rehabilitation centers for drug dependents, and people suffering from alcohol abuse. Also in photo from left to right are National Nutrition Council head Assistant Secretary Bernardita Flores (2nd from left), Philippne Association of Diabetes Educators President Dr. Danilo Baldemor, Davao City Mayor Sarah Duterte, Health Undersecretary Teodoro Herbosa (8th from left), Health Assistant Secretary Nemesio Gako (9th from left), Health Undersecretary David Lozada 10th from left), and WHO Country Representative Dr. Soe Nyunt-U.(1 March 2012, Diosdado Macapagal Hall, 10F Landbank Plaza, Malate, Manila)