DENR–CAR CONDUCTS JINGLE WRITING CONTEST. First and Second Place Winners (left photo) of the DENR – CAR 2017 Jingle Writing Contest, Jesher Nicolas and Jirah Vercelyn Teliagen are with Assistant Regional Director for Management Services Atty. Crizaldy Barcelo (left photo-right end) and contest organizer Perlita Nerja (left photo-left end) and third placer, (right photo-right end) Cristifan Toring after receiving their cash prizes and Certificates of Appreciation.


The Contest is conducted as part of the Philippine Environment Month celebration wherein residents from all over the region were invited to impart their talent in composing songs with the theme, “Connecting People to Nature” while showing their concern for the environment. The Submitted compositions shout out to other people the importance of protecting our environment. 


The environment is the “karugtong ng ating buhay” as stated in the first winning piece, so that “all the nature (would) sing along” (from the title of the 2nd place winner) depicting harmony between people and nature, and would leave a good legacy for generations to come “pagkat ito ang ating yaman” (title of the 3rd place winning entry).|SJEMauting