Comprehensive Land Use Planning Process in the Philippines
By: SURP Research Staff,
UP-School of Urban and Regional Planning
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Keyword/s: land use planning,land management,
The article is a brief presentation of the comprehensive land use planning process in the Philippines. Explaining that some legal issuances of government serve as its precursor, the discussion moves on to a general definition of what land use planning is. Along with a chart, the planning process is illustrated, and each step (i.e., Data Collection; Inter- and Intra-Area Analysis; Goals/Objectives Setting; Generation of Alternative Spatial Strategies; Evaluation and Selection of Preferred Strategy; Detailing of the Chosen Strategy; Formulating Policies and Implementation Tools; and Plan Adoption and Legitimization; and, Implementation, Monitoring and Feedback) concisely described.