1) The Commission for Sustainable Development (NCSD)https://riigikantselei.ee/en/sustainable-development provides
a forum for stakeholder involvement and was most instrumental in the
preparation of the NSDS. Representatives from national ministries and other
governmental institutions participated in this Commission. Since 2009, the NCSD
has been reformed in its functions and composition and has been announced as an
independent body from the government. The Commission comprises of
non-governmental stakeholders and the commission prepares analytical reports on
different SD issues.
2) An Inter-ministerial Working Group, comprising representatives of
ministries and the Estonian Statistical Office, has been established in order
to coordinate SD issues (e.g. implementation of the NSDS, National Progress
Report of EU SDS implementation, SD indicators and monitoring, etc). The
working group is chaired by the Strategy Director of the Government Office.
This Country Profile has been last updated on: Tuesday, 19 April 2016
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