Program: Galing Pook Episode 7: Municipality of Limasawa, Leyte Province
Presented by: Unlimited Productions, Inc., Development Bank of the Philippines and Galing Pook Foundation
Aired on: September 3, 5 and 8, 2013 (ABS-CBN News Channel)
Galing Pook features the historic island municipality of Limasawa in Southern Leyte in its seventh episode.
Although Limasawa is classified as a sixth class municipality, the municipal government has reduced maternal mortality and infant mortality to zero, and has decreased malnutrition among pre-school children from 5.33 percent in 2005 to 1.74 percent in 2012, and malnutrition among school children from 4.47 percent in 2005 to 1.39 percent in 2012.
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