The purpose of this Network is to
create a mechanism through which civic society would seek to influence
the process for planning for sustainable development and its
implementation in Trinidad and Tobago, as well as to contribute to the
approach and content of particular development proposals. The goal of
the Network is to achieve an approach to planning for the economic,
environmental and social development of Trinidad and Tobago, that is
holistic, inter-sectoral, inter-disciplinary, participatory and
inclusive of a wide range of citizen interests.
In its pursuit of
this purpose and goal, the Network will seek to maintain an
‘institutional’ memory about, and to contribute to continuity in, policy
analysis and implementation within the country, and will emphasise
accountability, consultation and transparency in the conduct of
planning, design and implementation of development activities.
This overall purpose
and goal will be pursued by members of the Network
and in conjunction with other individuals and entities who may
This includes the Core Document, the Heritage and Stabilization
Fund and the Planning Framework for Mega-Projects
Your Own Business (MYOB)
The popular version of the Core Document - the Guide.