Madre de Dios Peru

Strategies and Policies

Regional Development Plan 2014-2021- This plan is an instrument of strategic planning management adjusted to the Strategic Plan of National Concerted Development. It contains the vision of the future, a situational analysis of the province, the provincial policy guidelines, objectives, goals and  strategic programs, as well as the indicators for the measurement of the progress and fulfillment of the objectives, within the framework of an open economy with a market vision, in order to raise the standard of living of its citizens, improve the income of local producers and generate conditions to attract investment that generates quality jobs.

Regional Strategy on Biological Diversity and its Action Plan 2014-2021 - The plan seek to improve management of biodiversity and benefit all inhabitants through its proper use. This document aims to strengthen the environmental governance of the Regional Government of Madre de Dios in the conservation of biodiversity, knowing that this term is synonymous with "sustainable use" and that it will benefit the population in general. Likewise, it serves as a guiding tool to face the various threats that are seriously affecting the region.

Laws and Regulations

Regional Ordinance 3/2017 - Declares of necessity and regional interest, the formalization of small-scale mining and artisanal mining in Madre de Dios, which enables mining operations to be carried out in compliance with environmental protection norms, using clean technologies and environmental remediation mechanisms, as well as recovery of deforested areas, contributing to the integrated development of the region, in accordance with Legislative Decree No. 1293 and other provisions issued at the national and regional levels that contribute to the implementation of this regional standard.

Regional Ordinance 2/2014 - Creates the Regional Environmental and Forest Authority (ARA MDD), as a decentralized body dependent on the Regional General Management.

Regional Executive Resolution 150/2014 – Approves the Organization and Functions Manual (MOF) is a normative, guiding and operational management instrument that aims to describe the specific functions, requirements, location and relationships at the level of position or position of work, developing them from the organizational structure , established in the Regulation of Organization and Functions, as well as on the basis of the requirements of positions considered in the Table for Personnel Allocation; in the Dependencies that make up the Regional Government of Madre de Dios. It defines the democratic, decentralized and deconcentrated organization of the Regional Government according to the Constitution and the Basic Law of Decentralization.

Regional Ordinance 17/2013 - Creates the Regional Environmental Information System Of Madre De Dios (SIAR-MDD), with the purpose of establishing and guaranteeing a fluid exchange of information among the public institutions of the Region and which is fully available in a useful and timely manner to the various users and agents with decision-making power.

Ministerial Resolution 301/2010- transfers functions of forest management for the regional government of Madre de Dios.

Regional Ordinance 23/2009 - approves the Economic Ecological Zoning Study of the Department of Madre de Dios, at a macro level at a scale of 1: 250,000, as a basic instrument of territorial planning; for the implementation of development policies, programs, public and private investment projects, which aim to promote the sustainable development of the department.

Regional Directorate of Agriculture of the Regional Government of Madre de Dios (DRA) - is a third-level organizational line organ, hierarchically and administratively dependent on the Regional Management of Economic Development, is responsible for the organization, planning, management, coordination, evaluation, supervision , control and compliance with the functions in agrarian matters established in Article 51 of Law No. 27867 Organic Law of Regional Governments, as amended by Law No. 27902.

The Regional Directorate of Production of the Regional Government of Madre de Dios - is a third-level organizational line organ, hierarchically and administratively dependent on the Regional Management of Economic Development, is responsible for the organization, planning, conduction, coordination, evaluation, supervision, control and fulfillment of the functions in matters of fishery and industry established in Articles 52 and 54 of Law No. 27867 of the Regional Government, modified by Law No. 27902.

The Regional Directorate of Forestry and Wildlife (DRFFS) - is a body of line of third organizational level, hierarchically and administratively dependent on the Regional Management of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, is responsible for managing the rational and sustainable management and use of forest and wildlife heritage with the participation of the actors involved, control the application of the norms and strategies in accordance with the national policy and the conservation of the ecosystems to improve the quality of life of the population within the framework of the Law N ° 29763 Forestry and Wildlife Law.

The Regional Management of Natural Resources and Environmental Management - is a second level organizational organ of the Regional Government of Madre de Dios, is an executive body, hierarchically and administratively dependent of the Regional General Management, is responsible for planning, driving , coordination, evaluation, supervision and oversight of specific sectorial functions in the area of protected areas, the environment, and the administration of forest resources at the regional level.

The Regional Management of Planning, Budget and Territorial Conditioning - depends hierarchically and administratively on the Regional General Management, responsible for the management of the technical processes of the Administrative Systems of Strategic Planning, Public Investment Projects, Budget and Taxation, Territorial Conditioning, Institutional Development, Rationalization and Administrative Modernization.

The Regional Management of Natural Resources and Environmental Management is a second level organizational organ of the Regional Government of Madre de Dios, is an executive body, hierarchically and administratively dependent of the Regional General Management, is responsible for planning, driving , coordination, evaluation, supervision and oversight of specific sectorial functions in the area of protected areas, the environment, and the administration of forest resources at the regional level.

Madre de Dios finalized its economic and ecological zoning in 2009 at a scale of 1: 250,000.  The plan guides implementation of development policies, programs, public and private investment projects and was formalized through Regional Ordinance 23/2009.  The ZEE is other territorial management instruments such as the Concerted Development Plan 2017-2021, Regional Environmental Policy and Regional Environmental Management System, Regional Strategy of Biological Diversity of Madre de Dios to 2021, Urban Development Plan Puerto Maldonado 2021 (Provincial Municipality of Tambopata).

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