Paving The Way: Philippine Road Planning Becomes More Connected

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Across the globe, many studies have shown how having good road networks contribute significantly to a country’s development and economic growth. Roads are crucial in facilitating trade, providing access to basic social services, and enhancing people’s mobility. This story describes the efforts that led to the issuance of the new Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Guidelines in November 2017, which established an integrated approach to road planning through the Local Road Network Development Plan.

Posted June 27, 2019
Related locations: Philippines
Related programs: Good Governance
Related topics: Coalitions for Change, Urban Governance

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