https://youtu.be/ZJXXvrnpG9IThe P6.55M plastic chair-making equipment which the Provincial Government of Benguet received from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) last December 2021 is ready to serve the 13 towns of the province through their respective Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Officers (MENROs).Governor Dr. Melchor Daguines Diclas said the facility is a big help for the province as the local government pursues to address problems on solid wastes. Apart from contributing to solid waste management, Diclas said the equipment would also benefit schools as the chairs made using the facility will be donated to public schools in the province.
Driven by its mission: Ensure Improvement of Quality of Life in Benguet, the Province of Benguet obtained a human development index of 0.883 in 2009. The province of Benguet promises its constituents high age expectancy, accessible high caliber education and more than sufficient way of living. This, however, can't be achieved without the help of its people.
The cultural beliefs and innate characteristics of the people made it possible for them to strive and develop higher quality of life without destroying the cradle that they live in.