Program of Activities: First Training on Mainstreaming M&D
As part of the capacity building component of the JMDI Bicol project entitled "Mainstreaming Migration and Development in the Governance of Local Authorities in Bicol Region" for local government units within the region, the City Government of Naga conducted the first training in Sorsogon City on September 29-October 1, 2014. The main theme is mainstreaming migration and development in local planning and investment programming. Ateneo de Naga University Center for Local Governance led the conduct of training with speakers coming from various sectors.
The topics covered are: 1. Relevance of M&D in local planning 2. Addressing the local data gap on M&D 3. The "how-to's" of mainstreaming as experienced from a regional, provincial and local level 4. The rationalized planning system, and financial and legal framework.
- Migration and national development plans