RGIN is created per RDC 2 Resolution No. 02-23-2003. It has the following functions:
Establish a collaborative network of regional and provincial GIS centers;
Facilitate and promote the utilization and application of GIS technology in planning, programming and project development, monitoring and evaluation, consistent with ecologically sound conservation principles;
Provide RLAs, LGUs, and Civil Society Organization with accurate and up-to-date information for policy making, planning, programming, project development, evaluation and monitoring purposes;
Provide the needed GIS technical capabilities and capacities of Network partners and continually update these with the emerging development on ICT; and
Facilitate access to geographic information and services external to the network.
Chair: RD MaryAnne E.R. Darauay – National Economic and Development Authority
Co-Chair: RED Benjamin T. Tumaliuan – Department of Environment and Natural Resources
The Regional Government Center Management Committee the following functions:
As per Resolution No. 02-033-2005, the following are the functions of the Committee:
Review proposals for project, activities related to the RGC development and operations;
Prepare/update the Development Plan for the Cagayan Valley RGC which shall contain policies, guidelines and procedures for the development of the Center and update the same upon instance of the Council;
Carry out and oversee the implementation of policies and guidelines adopted and or prescribed by the Council;
Review and evaluate lot applications, MOA implementation and other mandated regulatory function/s; and
Perform such other functions as may be necessary, or as may be tasked by the RDC 02.
The Regional Committee on Sustainable Development performs the following functions:
Review and ensure the implementation of the Philippine Agenda 21 at the regional and local levels;
Establish guidelines and mechanisms that will expand, concretize and operationalize the sustainable development principles and incorporate them in the preparation of the Regional development Plan and Physical Framework Plan;
Formulate and recommend to the PCSD policy reforms and new legislation that respond to continuing and emerging issues with regional implications and chart future actions related to environment and sustainable development issues of regional interest.
Institutionalize a mechanism that would ensure linkage among legislative and executive branches, local government units, non-government organizations, business and other concerned entities/sectors in the formulation of policies and decision making on sustainable development concerns of the region;
Review and monitor plans, policies, programs and legislation on sustainable development at the regional