Project SAGIP was launched during the 27th Founding Anniversary of CHED with the theme: Padyak: Moving Forward, Claiming Victory for Philippine Higher Education.
It is the intention of this regional policy to ensure participation of students in tertiary education to contribute to environmental rehabilitation, at least by those who are enjoying government-funded scholarship and grants-in-aid programs implemented and monitored by this Commission.
The prime objective of this project is to enjoin the beneficiaries of various scholarship and grants-in-aid program to be part of global climate action.
Specifically, the project aims to achieve the following:
- Promote environmental care and awareness;
- Contribute to reduce the unfavorable effect of climate change;
- Stipulate the roles and responsibilities of various stakeholders in the SAGIP Project; and,
- Provide awards and recognition in the implementation of the SAGIP Project.