Balbalan, Kalinga – The local nutrition committee of Dao-angan, Balbalan representing the Province of Kalinga ranked 3rd in the Cordillera Nutrisong Contest 2022 Season 3.
National Nutrition Council-Cordillera (NNC-CAR) announced this during the virtual culminating program of Nutrition Month on Wednesday, August 03, 2022.
The Nutrisong contest was launched by the said council in July as a means to creatively promote health and nutrition among the people in Cordillera through a video-recorded song number amid the ongoing pandemic.
According to the council, 50% of the total scores came from social media reactions, while 50% was based on the consolidated scores of by the judges.
Barangay Nutrition Committee of Dao-angan, Balbalan received a Certificate of Recognition and a P20,000 cash prize for placing third.
Benguet province represented by the Tuel Barangay Nutrition Committee was proclaimed the winner in said contest, getting P30,000 cash.
Meanwhile, Ifugao was conferred with the same certificate and cash prize of P25,000 for ranking second while P7,000 consolation prizes were awarded to the entries of Abra, Apayao, Baguio City, and Mountain Province.
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