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National Implementation of 2030 Agenda for SD


The GSDS is an essential framework for the national implementation of the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and was published in January 2017 and updated in November 2018.





Leading Ministry and
respective unit


Federal Chancellery, Division 324 (Sustainable Development)

Other ministries involved


All ministries are closely involved

Main contact point for the
implementation process


Dr. Stefan Bauernfeind,

Links to main websites/
documents on national
implementation of the
2030 Agenda and SDGs




ü  English version of the new SD strategy:


ü  Summary versions of the new SD strategy in six UN languages:


ü  Indicator report 2016:;jsessionid=CEDD171CA6ACDC1F55C2A7A214F1D294.cae4?__blob=publicationFile

ü  Declaration “Sharing responsibility - shaping the future together”(April 2017) in six UN languages:



Update of the German Strategy for Sustainable Development;jsessionid=CEDD171CA6ACDC1F55C2A7A214F1D294.cae4?__blob=publicationFile


2018 Indicator Report (published on 6 December 2018, and currently only available in German)

Voluntary National Reviews



This Country Profile has been last updated on: Monday, 08 April 2019

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