What we do?

The key mandates of the Ministry of Economy are: Developing national socio-economic policies, strategies and development plans.


MoEC well played the coordination role with central statistics organization to finalize the nationalized indicators of SDGs.

SDG Secretariat

The Implementation of SDGs and the lessons learned from MDGs enabled Ministry of economy to design a focused secretariat,

Executive Committee

Due to the cross-cutting nature of the SDGs and indicators, an inter-ministerial effort is required to provide a high-level platform.

Video Gallery

My country from my own eyes

“My country from my own eyes” photo contest helped the people to discuss on SDGs and record the role of Afghanistan in implementing these goals.

SDGs Photo Exhibition and Award Ceremony

Photo contests are among viral and engaging campaigns that has been very successful in various fields. the Ministry of Economics of Afghanistan have conducted a country wide photo contest

A-SDGS Video

The nationalization process of SDGs started with series of national consultation conferences, seminars, meetings and workshops. The global ambitious targets and indicators have been refined and…

Afghanistan Sustainable Development Goals (A-SDGs)

Afghanistan Sustainable Development Goals (A-SDGs), Afghanistan Sustainable Development Goals (A-SDGs)

News And Events

UN Secretary-General's Message for International Women’s Day

May 21, 11:32 AM      News & Events

Despite some improvements, leadership positions across the board are still held by men, and the economic gender gap is widening, thanks to outdated attitudes and entrenched male chauvinism.

UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Director for Asia and the Pacific Visits Afghanistan

May 21, 11:26 AM      News & Events

6 September 2016 – Haoliang Xu, UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director for Asia-Pacific and Chair of the Regional UN Development Group,….

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United Nations Holds First Business Forum on Sustainable Goals in Asia

May 21, 11:24 AM      News & Events

The Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development is hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Global Initiatives….

Afghanistan’s first-ever Environmental Short Films Contest held for World Environment Day

May 21, 11:17 AM      News & Events

Kabul, Sunday, 05 June 2016 — Filmmakers, actors and writers from across Afghanistan today received awards in the country’s ….

What is Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

In September 2015 Heads of State and Government agreed to set the world on a path towards sustainable development through the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This agenda includes 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), 169 targets and 217 indicators, which set out quantitative objectives across the social, economic, and environmental dimensions of sustainable development, all to be achieved by 2030.
The SDGs benefited from the valuable lessons learned from the MDGs (2000-2015). These also carry forward the unfinished