Through the active leadership of Mayor Carlo P. Rabat and the carrying out of his platform of continuing progress, City of Mati is recognized as the Most Dynamic City in the Province of Davao Oriental by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Provincial Operations Office for its stronger involvement in the operationalization of the Pantawid Pamilya Pilipino Program (4Ps) in the city.
Moreover, City Action Team of Mati led by Dennis Paul Apiag and Rizalind Tumanda is hailed also as the Best City Action Team by the same department in its effort to strengthen the convergence strategy and delivery of public services of the said agency in partnership with the city government.
The collaboration of both agencies paved the way to showcasing 4Ps products in the local market as of the moment.