DOST holds first ever STARBOOKS Convention in Tacloban Posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Central Visayas delegates with Dir. Richard Burgos of DOST-STII
DOST VII STARBOOKS Deployment Officers and stakeholders with Hillary Diane Andales
STARBOOKS beneficiaries from Central and Western Visayas
STARBOOKS beneficiaries from Eastern Visayas
The Department of Science and Technology-Science and Technology Information Institute (DOST-STII) in cooperation with DOST Regional Offices (VI, VII & VIII) in the Visayas Cluster held the first ever STARBOOKS convention at the Oriental Leyte Hotel, Palo, Leyte on August 2-3, 2018.
STARBOOKS is short for Science and Technology Academic and Research-Based Openly Operated KioskS, the first Philippine S&T digital library, is a standalone information source designed to bring S&T information to the grassroots. It aims to prov...read full story
DOST-FNRI conducts training on Nutrition Educator's Kit (NEK) among day care workers, a tool in helping change the mindsets of young children Posted: Friday, August 31, 2018
The Department of Science and Technology-Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) in partnership with the Department of Social Welfare and Development-Regional Office No. VII conducted the 1st Trainers' Training on Nutrition Educator's Kit and Meal Management on May 22-23, 2018 for Batch 1 and May 24-25, 2018 for Batch 2', respectively at Golden Prince Hotel, Cebu City.
The trainers' training aimed to (1) strengthen the capacities of the Supplementary Feeding Program (SFP) and Local Government Unit (LGU) implementers in delivering services DOST-FNRI conducts training on Nutrition Educator's Kit (NEK) among day care workers, a tool in helping change the mindsets of young children in context to nutrition education; (2) equip the participants with the knowledge and skills on how t...read full story