HERNANI, EASTERN SAMAR

HERNANI, EASTERN SAMAR

VISAYAS

REGION

VIII

POPULATION

9,811 as of Jan. 2016

LAND AREA

4,942.96 hectares

CITY INCOME

5th class

AWARDS RECOGNITION

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HERNANI, EASTERN SAMAR - Education Priority

Education Priority

Enhanced Alternative Learning System (ALS)
230 Out of School Youth (OSY), 101 Illiterate Adults


  • LGU INITIATIVES + RESOURCES
    • ALS programs
    • CBMS for mapping of OSY
    • Values formation for OSY
  • COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES
    • Replicate ALS program to cover all barangays
  • COMMITMENTS
HERNANI, EASTERN SAMAR - Universal Health Care Priority

Universal Health Care Priority

Malnutrition Eradication
103 underweight children, 240 stunted children


  • LGU INITIATIVES + RESOURCES
    • Food production (backyard gardening, poultry and piggery production)
    • Information Education Campaign, weight taking, feeding programs
  • COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES
    • Enhancement of Municipal Nutrition Program
    • Seeds distribution
    • Vegetable, Poultry and Piggery Production
  • COMMITMENTS
HERNANI, EASTERN SAMAR - Rural Development and Livelihood Priority

Rural Development and Livelihood Priority

Tourism
1,030 unemployed males, 1,502 unemployed females
Natural Beaches with white sand, facing the Pacific Ocean


  • LGU INITIATIVES + RESOURCES
    • Skills training programs for tour guides, establishment for tourist facilities (lodging houses, restaurants), tourism office, road to the beach (Canhugas), Eco-tourism. Cultural shows.
  • COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVES
    • Road construction to Canhugas beach
  • COMMITMENTS