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Year of approval of the
SD strategy and updates

NSDS was approved by the Government in 2003.

In September 2009, the Government of Lithuania adopted a new version of the NSDS of Lithuania. There are new items included in it, such as the Plan of Implementing Measures for the Strategy with concrete bodies responsible for its implementation. A list of SD indicators is also supplemented to the new NSDS.

In 2011 the NSDS was updated again by making few minor corrections in the text.

Type of SD strategy

NSDS covers all the three dimensions of SD plus territorial development and development cooperation.

Lead ministry/institution in
the SD strategy process

Ministry of Environment

Link to the SD strategy

National Strategy for Sustainable Development

Further information about
the SD strategy process


This Country Profile has been last updated on: Friday, 03 October 2014

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