Governor Dr. Melchor Daguines Diclas has been sending relief assistance to families affected by the onslaught of STS #MaringPH. Recently, two families in Sayangan, Atok, Benguet whose houses were damaged by the tropical storm have been provided relief goods. Meanwhile, the Provincial DRRMO is still consolidating reports from the Municipal LGUs on the impact of the storm on houses and agriculture. #HEALTHIERBenguet#UnitedBenguet
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.