Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) Assistant Director-General Per Bertilsson met with the Economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan last September 21 at the NEDA Central Office.
ADG Bertilsson discussed GGGI’s interest in offering technical assistance to NEDA in incorporating Sustainable Development Goals in the upcoming update of the Philippine Development Plan in 2016. He expressed the organization’s interest in partnering with the Department of Trade and Industry to promote green practices in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises.
In addition, he discussed the Country Planning Framework for the Philippines which aims to promote economic and social growth in the country. He further suggested the formation of a Technical Working Group to design a green growth plan for the Philippines.
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