NCI-SRD REFERENCE MATERIALS

Legal Bases

1.1. Joint Memorandum Circular 1 Series of 1999
1.2. Joint Memorandum Circular 1 Series of 2004

1.2.1. Resolution No. 1 Series of 2004 (GiZ Support)

1.3. Joint Memorandum Circular 1 Series of 2006
1.4. Sustainable Upland Development E.O. 606 Series of 2007
1.5. Joint Memorandum Circular 1 Series of 2010
1.6. Philippine Development Plan 2011 – 2016

1.6.1. Chapter 4
1.6.2. Chapter 10

1.7. 2011 Resolutions on Technical Working Groups (TWG) along Ecosystems

1.7.1. Upland TWG
1.7.2. Lowland TWG
1.7.3. Coastal TWG

1.8. 2011 NCI and DILG Memorandum of Agreement
1.9. 2013 Mid Term Review of PDP || 2011 – 2016 (Redefined NCI)
1.10. 2013 NCI and DND Memorandum of Agreement
1.11. Agriculture and Fisheries Modernization Program (Soft Copy to follow)

1.11.1. Chapter 4.3
1.11.2. Chapter 5.4.1

1.12. 2014 Office of the President Memorandum Order No. 70 (OPAFSAM Functions)
1.13. NCI-SRD Budget Resolution
1.14. National Greening Program E.O. 26
1.15. Joint Administrative Order No. 01 Series of 2015
1.16. 2016 Joint Resolutions

1.16.1. Adopting the DA-DENR-DILG Joint Administrative Order No. 1 series of 2015 Under the Duterte Administration
1.16.2. Requesting the NEDA to Task the Regional Development Councils to Consider Convergence Initiative Projects as Regional Priorities
1.16.3. Recommending to the DENR to Include the Construction of On-Farm Roads and Flood Control Dams in the NGP Development Plan by Tapping the DPWH
1.16.4. Requesting the Philippine Economic Zone Authority to Classify Convergence Initiative Sites as Economic Zones
1.16.5. Resolution endorsing the renewal of membership of the Government of the Philippines (GOP) to the African-Asian Rural Development Organization (AARDO) and designating the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) as the lead agency to represent the GOP to AARDO

1.17. 2017 Joint Resolutions

1.17.1. Designating the DA-DAR-DENR-DILG National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development National Technical Working Groups (NCI SRD-NTWG) as the Concurrent Tripartite Convergence Committee TWG on Illegal Logging
1.17.2. Endorsing the Recommendations of the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development National Technical Working Groups (NCI SRD-NTWG) Regarding the Anti-Illegal Logging Task Force to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources for Immediate and Appropriate Action
1.17.3. Requesting the Immediate Commence of Dredging Operations in Rio Grande de Mindanao Using Government Dredgers by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in March 2017
1.17.4. Directing the Regional Convergence Initiative (RCI) of Regions IV-A, X, ARMM to Proceed with the Preparation and Formulation of the Convergence Area Development Plans (CADPs) of their Proposed Convergence Sites
1.17.5. Supporting The Existing National Convergence Initiative For Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) – Nestlé Philippines, Inc. (NPI) Integrated Coffee Demonstration Farm Centers and Coffee Nurseries
1.17.6. Directing the DA-DAR-DENR-DILG Regional Convergence Initiative (RCI) of Region I to Fund and Implement the Convergence Area Development Plans (CADPs) 2018-2022 of the Municipalities of Natividad and San Nicolas in Pangasinan
1.17.7. Approving the Breakdown of Cost-sharing Arrangement for the Conduct of the 2017 National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Summit and Mid-year Assessment and Operational Planning Workshop on June 19-23, 2017 in Region I
1.17.8. Directing the Regional Convergence Initiative (RCI) of Regions I, III, MIMAROPA and VII to Proceed with the Preparation and Formulation of the Convergence Area Development Plan (CADP) of their Proposed Convergence Sites

1.18. 2018 Joint Resolutions

1.18.1. Recommending for the Endorsement of the Consolidated Budget for the Ligawasan Marsh for Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 under the General Appropriations Act (GAA) and Requesting the National Steering Committee (NSC) to Source Out Funds of Proposed Plans and Programs Outside of the GAA
1.18.2. Designation of the Master in Public Management Major in Rural Development Scholarship Program Graduates as Members of the National and Regional Technical Working Groups/Component Working Groups of the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development
1.18.3. Adopting "One Convergence Area per Region" Policy
1.18.4. Approving the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Accomplishment Report for FY 2017
1.18.5. Approving the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Annual Operational Plans for FY 2018
1.18.6. Approving the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Plans and Budget Proposals for FY 2019

1.18.7  Approving the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Convergence Area Development Plan (CADP) Manual of Operations and Directing the NCI-SRD Secretariat to Publish and Cascade the NCI-SRD CADP Manual of Operations to the NCI-SRD Stakeholders

1.18.8 Approving the National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Secretariat Strategic Plans and Targets for FY 2018-2022

 

 

 

Guiding Principles and Implementation Guidelines

2.1. NCI Goal (Impact)
2.2. NCI Purpose (Outcomes)
2.3. Strategic Framework

2.3.1. Integrated Ecosystem Management (IEM) Framework
2.3.2. Results Based Management (RBM) Results Chain I, II, and III

2.4. NCI Organizational Structure
2.5. Manual of Operations (2011 edition)
2.6. Communication Strategy Plan
2.7. Other pertinent guidelines and references

2.7.1. List of 140 Critical Watersheds with updated FLUP, CRMP and CLUP inventory on convergence areas (Soft Copy to follow)
2.7.2. Agribusiness Guidelines
2.7.3. JICA Business Planning Handbook
2.7.4. Green and Inclusive Agribusiness Facilitator’s Guide (Draft) (Soft Copy to follow
2.7.5. Operations Manual for NCI-SRD Website (2015)

Programs and Projects

3.1. Local Convergence Agro Enterprise Cluster
3.2. National Greening Program (NGP)

3.2.1. Executive Order No. 26
3.2.2. 2011 – 2015 NGP Accomplishment Report

3.3. Masters in Public Management Major in Rural Development Program (MPM – RD)

3.3.1. Scholarship Background and Updates
3.3.2. MPM-RD Unified Scholarship Guidelines
3.3.3. Memorandum of Agreement MPM – RD Program

3.4. Balik Probinsiya Program

3.4.1. Draft BPP Executive Order (v. 2015)
3.4.2. Draft BPP Memorandum of Agreement (v. 2015)
3.4.3. Updates on the BPP Pilot Sites

3.5. Agrarian Reform Connectivity and Economic Support Services (ARCCESS) 
3.6. Environment and Rural Development Program (EnRD)

3.6.1. Compendium of Knowledge Products (KPs)

All KPs produced by the EnRD Program are available in their OFFLINE WEBSITE (Unzip and run the .html file)

3.7. Local Governance Support Program for Local Economic Development (LGSP – LED)

3.7.1. Local Economic Development (LED) Curriculum Guide for Local Government Units (No Soft Copy Available)
3.7.2. Transforming Communities through a Sustainable Organic Agriculture Industry: A Roadmap for Local Government Units (LGSP – LED Publication)

3.8. Department of National Defense (DND) Partnership Programs

3.8.1. NCI-SRD and DND Mother MOA
3.8.2. Camp Kibaritan, Camp Jamindan and Fort Magsaysay

3.9. Water Convergence – Background and Updates
3.10. Sugar Block Farming – Background and Updates 
3.11. Updates of Existing Convergence Sites (2015)

3.11.1. LCAEC
3.11.2. Other Convergence Sites

3.12. New Convergence Sites 

Mainstreaming Efforts to Strengthen NCI-SRD

4.1. Draft Joint Administrative Order on Policy and Implementation Framework (v.2015)
4.2. Draft Joint Memorandum Circular (v.2015)
4.3. House Bill 1891 (Former H.B. 05582)
4.4. NCI-SRD Draft Executive Order

NCI-SRD Assessment Studies

5.1. NCI-SRD Organizational Assessment Report (Diola 2014)
5.2. Case Study of NCI Agencies’ Institutional Arrangements (Esguerra and Beronilla, 2013)