For the Women’s Month Celebration this March, the Provincial Health Office (PHO) of Albay carried out the “Buntis Day” as part of its nationwide campaign on safe pregnancy towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 3 of reducing global Maternal Mortality Rate (MMR).
Hence, the PHO Albay through its Health Promotion Program with the help of the Rural Health Office of Sto. Domingo had geared up in celebrating the “Buntis Day” program at Sto. Domingo covered court last March 25, 2021.
The said activity primarily aims to educate women on responsible motherhood, child care, nutrition, and HIV awareness to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality and improve women’s and children’s well-being.