In the agreement, stakeholders declare and agree to "formally strengthen collaboration and complementarity" of their support and assistance to the further development and implementation of the Integrated Water Resources Management in the
Stakeholders are to develop a water management framework, land use and zoning plan, market-based instrument that will ensure sustainable use of freshwater resources to help sustain the sub-watershed. They are also to formulate guidelines for the development of project taking into consideration freshwater carrying capacities and ecological impacts.
In line with this, they are expected to conduct surveys, studies and/or assessments contributing to the development of information base for integrated water resources management. They are to exchange information, maps, documentary outputs produced under their respective programs and develop new projects to carry out the objectives of the memorandum.
The said memorandum of agreement is a collaboration between the River Basin LGUs composed of the City of
They are to participate and contribute to the activities being develop under the existing memorandum of understanding, using available resources to their current programs.
Specifically, KKP shall support the conduct of research, planning and awareness raising activities subject to the availability of resources until 2010. LLDA will support in the capacity-building, information sharing, policy making and other activities on the watershed while the provincial government will support the full implementation of the watershed management plan.
The River Basin LGUs are to update ecological maps and profiles, and their
This MOU will be in effect until December 31, 2010. (CIO/STA. ROSA CITY)