The Municipal People’s Committee received Official Letter 5395/BNN-TCLN dated June 30, 2017 of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on implementing target program on forestry sustainable development in the 2016-2020 period. Accordingly, the Ministry gives temporary guidance to ministries, sectors and cities, provinces under the Central Governments, focusing on target program on forestry sustainable development for the 2016-2020 period according to regulations on managing, operating implementation of national target programs issued together with Decision 41/2016/QD-TTg dated October 10, 2016 of the Prime Minister as follows.
The ministries, sectors and localities review, build and implement projects in order to fulfill targets for the 2016-2020 period, sum up dossiers of the projects using capital of the program’s, and submit reports to Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development for further supervision and summarization.
Based on management and operation apparatus of the 2011-2020 forest protection and development plan, the ministries, sectors and localities improve management and operation apparatus of the program, and complete it by July 31. Accordingly, ministries and sectors assign units to perform their tasks of managing, operating the program; localities establish provincial steering committees for program based on provincial steering committee for forestry protection and development for the 2011-2020 period led by Chairperson/ or Vice Chairperson of provincial People’s Committee.
Furthermore, permanent office of the program is set up at the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development; it aims to help the provincial steering committee in implementing the program and managing projects under the program in localities.
For localities with below 200,000 hectares of forest, Chairperson of provincial People’s Committee consider authorizing Director of Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to manage, operate the program in localities.
In response to the document, the Municipal People’s Committee assigns Department of Agriculture and Rural Development to realize instruction of the Ministry, sum up the implementation and report to the People’s Committee.