Under the patronage of the President of the Council for Development and Reconstruction Eng. Nabil El-Jisr, the syndicate of engineers in Tripoli organized a ceremony for distributing diplomas to the trainees of the second session "Comprehensive Strategic Planning" organized by the Economic and Social Fund Development in collaboration with the engineers at the syndicate. Speeches were made for this occasion. The President Nabil El Jisr delivered a speech in which he said that the CDR has prepared a number of plans and programs since its creation. Some of the plans were approved by the council of the ministers while other plans did not satisfy conditions for approval of the executive power. He added that the best experience in the planning is in the National Physical Master Plan for the Lebanese Territory approved by the Council of Ministers decree in 2009. The plan observed an essential role to Tripoli and the Union of municipalities of ElFayhaa considering them as an essential pole in the development of the north and Akkar regions.