The main institutionalized mechanism of the horizontal policy integration for
the 2030 Agenda national implementation is represented by the Government
Council for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, established in 2017.
The Council is chaired by the Deputy Prime Minister for Investments and Informatisation, and
co-chaired by the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs. The 2030 Agenda
Coordination Department serves as a Council’s Secretariat.
The Council is a high-level advisory body of the government dealing with
the issues of the 2030 Agenda national implementation, currently comprising 35
voting members, including Office of the Government, key line ministries,
representatives of regional administration, academia, NGOs, government advisory
bodies, employer and trade unions representatives, National Parliament, the
Judicial Council of the Slovak Republic, and National Prosecutors Office. It is
chaired by the DPM for Investments and Informatisation and co-chaired by the
Minister of Foreign and European Affairs.
The Deputy Prime Minister established committee of officials
called “Working group for Agenda 2030 and National Investment Plan”, which is
directly subordinated to the Government Council for Agenda 2030. The Deputy
Prime Minister´s Office initiated establishment of Expert Group on Monitoring
and Indicators, which is coordinated by the Statistical Office of the SR.
In the period 2017-April 2020, the Council convened three times to discuss/approve
major documents related to the 2030 Agenda national implementation:
Information available in Slovak here
The 2030 Agenda Coordination Department at the DPMO for
Investments and Informatisation has initiated involvement of analytical
departments of key line ministries in the process of drafting the first
national monitoring and evaluation report (due: June 2020).
Semester Country Report Slovakia 2019
This Country Profile has been last updated on: Friday, 17 April 2020
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