ROAD CLEARING. Several farm-to-market roads in Bokod, Benguet are now accessible to farmers and residents after a team from the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office dispatched by Governor Dr. Melchor DaguinesDiclas cleared several sections of the remote-area roads affected by heavy rains.The said cleaned-up roads are located in Km. 16 and Cobabeng in Poblacion, and one in barangay Ekip.
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.