A globally competitive heritage center and eco-tourism paradise in Southern Philippines with a better quality of life for the empowered Dapitanons through sustainable economic development and sound environment.


The Local Government Unit shall take the lead in harnessing and managing Dapitan’s resources with utmost participation of stakeholders thereby achieving the present dispensation’s battle cry of the “ASENSO DAPITAN” and improving quality of life of the Dapitanons.