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National Implementation of 2030 Agenda for SD

  Iceland

 

Iceland has set 65 priority targets that are implemented through targets set for various policy areas in the government’s five-year fiscal strategy and various other government policies and programmes. To improve efficiency and oversight in policy formulation and planning, it was decided to set priority targets. It is however important to note that the priority targets do not exclude work on implementing other targets. 

 

 

Leading Ministry and
respective unit

The Prime Minister’s Office is responsible for national implementation and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs is responsible for the international representation of Iceland

Other ministries involved

All ministries are involved along with Statistics Iceland, the Icelandic Association of Local Authorities and the Parliament

Main contact point for the
implementation process

 

Ásta Bjarnadóttir

asta.bjarnadottir@for.is

 

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

 

https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/memberstates/iceland

 

Voluntary National Reviews

Voluntary National Review 2019

 

This Country Profile has been last updated on: Monday, 11 May 2020

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