7th SEA-PHN Network General Meeting

Sitting from left: Assoc Prof Dr. Umaporn Suthutvoravut (Nutrition Association of Thailand), Prof Ladda Mo-Suwan (President of Nutrition Association of Thailand), Prof Dr Hardinsyah Ridwan (President of Food and Nutrition Society of Indonesia), Dr Tee E Siong (President of Nutrition Society of Malaysia), Prof Dr Le Thi Hop (President of Vietnam Nutrition Association), Prof Dr Mohd Ismail Noor (Vice-President of Nutrition Society of Malaysia), Dr Rodolfo F. Florentino (Chairman-President of Nutrition Foundation of the Philippines, Inc.).

Standing from left: Dr Kit Phanvijhitsiri (PepsiCo Asia Services Ltd), Ms Muhaini Hussin (SEA-PHN Network Secretariat), Mrs Florentino, Mrs Saisom Sukjai (Ministry of Health Thailand), Ms Narttaya Ungkanavin (Ministry of Health Thailand), Dr Do Thu Thuy (Ministry of Health Vietnam), Dr May Khin Than (Ministry of Health Myanmar), Ms Zalma Abdul Razak (Ministry of Health Malaysia), Ms Cyndy Au (DuPont Nutrition & Health), Mr Victor Basuki (DuPont Nutrition & Health), Ms Usha Viswanathen (Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition Asia-Pacific), Ms Goh Peen Ern (Beneo Asia Pacific Ptd Ltd), Mr Liu Feng (PepsiCo Asia Services Ltd), Ms Nattanee Kasemrattakul (Mondelez International), Ms Yvonne Chwee (SEA-PHN Network Secretariat).


July 18, 2018 (Wednesday)


Compass Skyview Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

The 7th General Meeting of SEA-PHN Network was held successfully at Compass Skyview Hotel, Bangkok on July 18, 2018. The meeting was attended by all Council Members, representatives from Associate Members, several representatives from the Ministry of Health of respective member countries. The main meeting Agenda and discussions were:

  • Minutes of the 6th General Meeting (AGM)

    The meeting reviewed the previous Minutes from the 6th General Meeting held on July 28 & 29, 2018 in Ho Chi Minh City.
  • Brief Updates by Council Members, Associate Members & Guests

    All council members, associate members and guests shared a brief update on activities from their respective associations/organisations during the past year.
  • SEA-PHN Network 2017 Annual Report

    The meeting reviewed the annual report which documented the key activities and milestones that have been achieved by the Network since its establishment in June 2014.
  • • Good Nutrition – Key to Healthy Children (GNKHC), multi-country school nutrition initiative

    This initiative is in the process of implementation in the 5 member countries. The meeting attendees discussed on the progress and implementation.
  • Compilation of NPAN (National Plan of Action for Nutrition) of SEA Countries

    The manuscript on the compilation of NPAN of SEA Countries is in the process of drafting.
  • 2nd Southeast Asia Public Health Nutrition Conference

    The meeting attendees discussed on the host country for the next Southeast Asia Public Health Nutrition Conference.
  • Potential Future Activities of SEA-PHN Network

    Meeting attendees discussed and proposed ideas for future activities of SEA-PHN Network. One of the proposed ideas is a leadership programme for member countries.