BAGUIO CITY— The Cordillera Regional Development Council’s (RDC) Development Administration and Good Governance Sectoral Committee (DevAd SeCom) recognized eight Disiplina Muna champions during the recently concluded jingle making contest.
“As chair of the DevAd SeCom of RDC, the Department intended to promote the Disiplina Muna Campaign by emphasizing its seven pillars,” said DILG-CAR OIC-Regional Director Araceli San Jose.
She stated that the jingle-writing contest provided an opportunity not only for government agencies to advocate for Disiplina Muna, but also to raise awareness among the youth about the importance of the campaign.
“Rest assured that the DevAd Secom will continue to educate and communicate the importance of Disiplina Muna and to continue to instill discipline and Filipino values among Cordillerans and the rest of Filipinos,” she said.
Disiplina Muna Champions
The DevAd Secom Technical Working Group (TWG), composed primarily of the Philippine Information Agency Cordillera, People’s Organization for Social Transformation, Baguio-Benguet Chapter of Pilipina Inc., National Economic and Development Authority, and this Department, filtered eight entries, making them champions of the Disiplina Muna Campaign.
Mr. Arnold Valle of Baguio City won the contest and received a monetary prize of Php 10,000 and a plaque of recognition. Mr. Joe Pablo Gernale came in second place and received PHP5,000 and a plaque of recognition, while Resty Soltero of Sablan Benguet came in third place and received PHP3000 and a plaque of recognition.
Marcial Lloyd Castaneda, Regine Marie Pias, Joan Jeselva, Kaisser John Mondragon, and Shainah Faye Daoey were the other winners. They each received a PHP1,000 prize, as well as a Certificate of Participation and tokens.
The winners were judged based on the following criteria: Lyrics (relevance to the theme and consideration of 7 pillars) – 25%, Melody & harmony – 25%, Originality & creativity – 25%, Performance & Presentation – 10%, and Overall impact (number of online votes & shares) – 15%. – DILG release.