"A premier province with a vibrant economy, safe environment, and strong middle class as the core of the citizenry where the people have equal access to opportunities and services and are living models of its historical heritage and cultural excellence"


Attaining and ensuring gender-responsive local governance through the development and implementation of Gender and Development (GAD) related laws, policies and programs which are important aspect of gender-responsive good governance. More importantly, the LGUs’ role in localizing these policies and programs is a crucial element in its successful implementation and in making local governance gender-responsive.