BALANGKAYAN, EASTERN SAMAR

BALANGKAYAN, EASTERN SAMAR

VISAYAS

REGION

EASTERN VISAYAS

POPULATION

9,631

LAND AREA

20,710 hectares

CITY INCOME

5th (BLGF Classification)

AWARDS RECOGNITION

-

BALANGKAYAN, EASTERN SAMAR - Education Priority

Education Priority

Basic education and functional literacy for all children
221 or 22.76% of High School Children not attending school


  • LGU INITIATIVES + RESOURCESS
    • Scholarship Program
  • COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES
    • Establishment of more Alternative Learning System Programs
  • COMMITMENTS
BALANGKAYAN, EASTERN SAMAR - Universal Health Care Priority

Universal Health Care Priority

Quality, affordable and disaster resilient health services
33% Infant & Young Child Mortality Rate; 553 Families without access to safe
water; Main Health Center located in Unsafe Zones


  • LGU INITIATIVES + RESOURCESS
    • Maternal and Child Care Programs
    • Garantisadong Pambata Rehabilitation/Upgrading of Potable Water Systems
  • COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES
    • Child Immunization Program
  • COMMITMENTS
BALANGKAYAN, EASTERN SAMAR - Rural Development and Livelihood Priority

Rural Development and Livelihood Priority

Adequate income and sustainable livelihood for disadvantaged families
1,407 or 72.94% of families living below poverty threshold)


  • LGU INITIATIVES + RESOURCES
    • Job-order Employment in LGU projects
  • COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES
    • Technical Skills Training on the ff:
    • Cassava Production and Pre-Processing Project
    • Micro-enterprises Development
    • Rice Production Support
    • Fishery Infrastructure Development
  • COMMITMENTS