CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – In celebration of the RDC Week every last week of September, the Regional Development Council-Northern Mindanao (RDC-X) culminates with the recognition of awardees of the 2nd RDC Xcellence or Amihanan Awards on 13 December 2022 at the Multi-Purpose Building, Provincial Capitol, Tubod, Lanao del Norte.

The 2nd Amihanan Awards, with the theme: “RDC: Leading the path towards economic transformation for a prosperous, inclusive, and resilient society,” honor current and former RDC-X members who demonstrate unwavering commitment and embody excellence in the service of the Filipino people.

RDC-X members who have served and supported the Council for more than one and two decades were also honored with the Dekada and Service Awards, respectively. Special citations were conferred to agencies and private sector organizations that demonstrated commitment and excellence in carrying out their mandates toward sustainable recovery from the pandemic.

The RDC Week celebration includes the #UswagNorMin Vlog and Photo Contests and daily RDC-X Trivia.

The #UswagNorMin Photo Contest showcased images capturing moments depicting socioeconomic development amid current and emerging challenges. The winners are the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology.

Winners for the #UswagNorMin Vlog Contest are Mr. Arnel Q. Cabanao (1st place), Ms. Zoila Maxine C. Esic (2nd place), Ms. Bethle Ann P. Bacornay (3rd place), and Mr. Robert Jay S. Jael (People’s Choice Award).

Winners of the 2nd RDC Xcellence or Amihanan Awards #UswagNorMin Photo and Vlog Contests.