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Republic of the Philippines
PALAWAN COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
(R.A. 7611)
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

PCSD RESOLUTION NO. 96-97

“RESOLUTION NAMING USEC. WILLIAM RUSSEL SOBREPENA OF THE DEPARTMENT OF TOURISM AS MEMBER OF THE PALAWAN COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTING THE GOVERNMENT SECTOR.”

WHEREAS, Section 16 of Republic Act No. 7611, otherwise known as the “Strategic Environmental Plan for Palawan Act” approved on June 19, 1992, named the Members of the Palawan Council For Sustainable Development (PCSD), herein after referred to as the Council, including such other members from the public of private sectors as the majority of the Council may deem necessary;

WHEREAS, Section 6 of Republic No. 7611 provides that the SEP shall serve as framework to guide the government agencies concerned in the formulation and implementing of plans, programs and projects affecting the environment and natural resources of Palawan;

WHEREAS, DOT and JICA entered into an implementing arrangement on technical cooperation on March 8, 1995 where the focus of the study is on Environmentally Sustainable Tourism Development Plan for Northern Palawan;

WHEREAS, in the 37th PCSD meeting held on 21 July 1995, it was proposed that the DOT be represented in the Council;

WHEREAS, the PCSD recognized the importance of the DOT representation in the Council to ensure the inclusion of the interests of Palawan in the final preparation of the master plan for an Environmentally Sustainable Tourism Development Plan for Northern Palawan;

NOW THEREFORE, upon motion of Cong. Abueg, Duly seconded by all the members of the Council present;

RESOLVED, AS IT HEREBY RESOLVED that by virtue of Section 16 of Republic Act No. 7611 empowering the Council to name additional members to it, Usec. Russel Sobrepeña is hereby named member of the Council representing the government sector;

RESOLVED FINALLY, that copies of the Resolution be sent to the Department of Tourism Secretary and Usec. Russel Sobrepeña for their information, consideration and appropriate action.

APPROVED AND ADOPTED on the 23rd of August 1996 at Quezon City.

Certified True and Correct:

Exec.Dir. ARTHUR R. VENTURA
Secretary

APPROVED:

GOV.SALVADOR P. SOCRATES
Chairman