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Year of approval of the
SD strategy and updates


Slovakia is (information as of April 2020) in the process of preparing a long-term national sustainable development strategy in line with the 2030 Agenda (see also further information on SD strategy).

Slovakia started with the process of incorporating the 2030 Agenda into its national implementation in 2016. Between 2016 and 2018, four key documents setting up the national implementation of the 2030 Agenda were approved by the Slovak government:

“ The Baseline for the national implementation for the 2030 Agenda for SD and SDGs” (March 2016),

“The Framework for the 2030 Agenda implementation in the international environment” (January 2017),

“The Roadmap for the national implementation of the 2030 Agenda for SD” (June 2017)

“Proposal of the national priorities for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for SD” (June 2018).

Type of SD strategy


National SD Strategy is not yet finalised.


“The national priorities for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda”(2018) is national policy framework setting up 6 priorities for the 2030 Agenda national implementation:


1. Education for life in dignity,

2. Transformation towards knowledge-based and environmentally sustainable economy in the face of changing demography and global changes,

3. Poverty reduction and social inclusion,

4. Sustainable settlements, regions and countryside in the face of climate change;

5. Rule of law, democracy and security,

6. Good health.

Lead ministry/institution in
the SD strategy process


Deputy Prime Minister’s Office (DPMO) for Investments and Informatization of the Slovak Republic - Strategic Planning Department and Department for Agenda 2030 Coordination  

Link to the SD strategy

Further information about
the SD strategy process



This Country Profile has been last updated on: Friday, 17 April 2020

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