Bataan Gov Garcia boasts of lowest poverty incidence rate
Bataan Governor Albert Garcia is proudest about his province having the lowest poverty incidence rate in the country.
At the 19th Philippine National Immunization Conference on Thursday in Balanga City, Garcia shared Bataan has the lowest poverty incidence in the Philippines at 1.2 percent.
Before the conference participants that included Health Secretary Francisco Duque III, the politiko explained that the provincial government’s health programs are key to the low poverty rate.
He said other relevant agencies, such as the Bataan General Hospital, are in partnership with the provincial government for the various health programs.
Health practitioners from the different parts of the country participated in the immunization conference.(END)
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