NegOr to host ‘Man of the World’ competition
THE province of Negros Oriental will host the more than 40 male candidates from all over the world competing for the “Man of the World” title in July.
According to Tourism Educators Council of Negros Oriental and Siquijor president Rafael Duhaylungsod, the Man of the World pageant will bring new advocacy which will highlight the importance of education and promote tourism, and at the same time uplift the image of male pageantry.
To start the preparations of hosting the event, the back-to-back launching of Man of the World and Misters of Filipinas was held recently in Dumaguete City during which the Prime Event Productions Philippines presented Police Officer Neil Perez (Mister International 2014), Police Insp. Christopher Dulagan (Man of the World Philippines 2016), Vincent Jarina (Mister Ocean Philippines) 2016, AR Dela Serna (Mister Supranational Philippines 2016), Miguel Guia (Mister International Philippines 2016) and CJ Quirol (Manhunt International Philippines 2016) in a grand fashion show together with the beauty queens of Negros Oriental.
The Philippines-based Man of the World will bring the male candidates to Negros Oriental to host the three-night events on July 21 to 23 particularly in the cities of Dumaguete, Tanjay and Bais, and the towns of Dauin and Manjuyod.
The Man of the World theme is anchored on “Youth Empowerment thru Culture, Education and Tourism.”
Duhaylungsod said there will be an education forum with the male candidates at St. Paul University Dumaguete (SPUD).
During the stay of all the candidates, the Man of the World aspirants are required to use the hashtags #NegrosOriental, #ItsMoreFun inDumaguete or #ItsMoreFuninthePhilippines in their social media posts to promote the respective the tourism destinations in the province.
Countries that confirmed to participate in the event include Algeria, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Ghana, Iran, Malta, Moldova, Nepal, Puerto Rico, Slovakia, Spain, Thailand among others.
Duhaylungsod said Misters of Filipinas–Man of the World 2016 Christopher Comicho Dulagan, a 23-year-old police inspector, will be the candidate of the Philippines.