November 03, 2020
Online, Philippines

IPA Philippines Senior Research Manager, Peter Srouji, presented IPA's evaluation of the Philippine Plan of Action for Nutrition at a knowledge-sharing forum organized by the Congressional Policy and Budget Research Department (CPBRD) and the Senate Economic Planning Office (SEPO). The event was conducted in partnership with the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), with high-level presenters who reacted to IPA's research from the Department of Health's National Nutrition Council, the Department of Science and Technology's Food and Nutrition Research Institute, and IDInsight. Senators of the Philippines and legislators of the lower house attended the forum virtually. The public attended via Facebook Live. This event was part of a series of knowledge-sharing forums to discuss the need for and the design of a National Evaluation Policy to be passed by the House of Representatives and the Philippines' Senate.