Provided milk feeding program to 56 malnourished schoolchildren and 25 pre – schoolers in partnership with the Department of Education, Municipal & Barangay Local Government Unit of Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay
<ul><li>XAES entered into formal partnership with DA-RFU 9 for a joint project for the formation and development of Community Animal Health Volunteers (CAHV). </li></ul>CAHVs are volunteer farmers trained to deliver services for livestock and farm animals health. The project seeks to further hone and sharpen the skills of CAHVs trained by XAES.
The partnership started last 2006 and is continuing <ul><li>A total of 160 CAHV were trained and equipped in 8 out of 16 municipalities of Sibugay. From time to time the CAHV’s aside from serving their respective barangays will also do massive animal health clinic were all CAHVs in the municipality converge in one barangay. </li></ul>
Consultancy <ul><li>The Executive Director of XAES was contracted by HealthGov/RTI as STTA consultant for Avian Influenza for high risk municipalities for AI in the province of Zamboanga Sibugay . </li></ul>