National Implementation of 2030 Agenda for SD
Swedish government recently appointed a multi-stakeholder National Committee to
promote the implementation of the 2030 Agenda throughout Swedish society. The
Committee will put forward a proposal for an action plan. Civil society
organizations, municipalities, academia, private sector and trade unions are at
the core of this endeavor.
welcomes the initiative by the Secretary General to establish an SDG Advocacy
Group of eminent persons to promote implementation of the 2030 Agenda, in which
Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden participates.
High Level Political Forum (HLPF) should become a truly relevant arena for
peer-learning and science-based and effective follow-up of SDG-progress. We
should all make efforts to contribute and ensure multi-stakeholder contribution
Sweden has taken the lead in several areas:
Committed to be the first fossil free welfare nation in the world. Global Deal
to promote decent work in Sweden, but also in EU and globally. Feminist
government pushing gender equality, including work to promote peaceful
societies. Cohosting a UN-Conference on implementing SDG 14 to conserve and
sustainably use the oceans and marine resources together with Fiji. We will do
our share and thereby promote universal nature of the Agenda.
|Leading Ministry and
ministers are responsible for the implementation. In addition, the Minister for
Public Administration and the Minister for International Development
Cooperation have been tasked with specific responsibility for implementation of
|Other ministries involved
|Main contact point for the
|Links to main websites/
documents on national
implementation of the
2030 Agenda and SDGs
This Country Profile has been last updated on: Tuesday, 26 June 2012
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