What we do?

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

Achievements

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

SDGs Mural Painting in Balkh

In partnership with the ArtLords and the Government of Afghanistan, UNDP paints SDG murals in Balkh province of Afghanistan to raise awareness about the goals and mainstream the SDGs at local level

SDGs Mural Painting post Geneva Conference

SDGs are covering concrete barriers across Afghanistan. In partnership with the ArtLords, UNDP is paints SDG murals in major Afghanistan cities to raise awareness about the goals and mainstream the SDGs at local level, and generate public debate about the goals.

SDGs Finance

Mr. Abdallah Al Dardari, the UNDP resident representative in Afghanistan speaking on SDGs finance and the support that UNDP provides to the government of Afghanistan.



Afghanistan Sustainable Development Goals (A-SDGs)

Afghanistan Sustainable Development Goals (A-SDGs)





News And Events


Introducing Afghanistan’s First Economic Modeling Tool for Evidence-based Policymaking

Feb 28, 10:21 AM      News & Events

UNDP Afghanistan trained key national stakeholders to use an important tool for evidence-based policymaking; the single-country Computable General Equilibrium (CGE) Model. The three-day training and capacity building course was attended by the Ministries of Finance, Economy, and National Statistics and Information Authority of Afghanistan and UNDP staff.

Impact of COVID-19 on Attainment of SDGs in Afghanistan

Oct 20, 10:21 AM      News & Events

UNDP Afghanistan launched its third series of COVID-19 Socioeconomic Impact Assessment Note on the potential impact of the coronavirus outbreak in Afghanistan in general and implications on Afghanistan’s Sustainable Development Goals (A-SDGs) in particular.

UNDP Afghanistan to Accelerate Financing the Sustainable Development Goals

Oct 6, 10:21 AM      News & Events

Afghanistan held the first Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Finance Roundtable in Kabul with participation of government officials, academician, research institutions, private sector and UN system in Afghanistan. The event was a step towards formulating a comprehensive strategy and designing innovative modules on financing the SDGs in Afghanistan.

Kardan University Holds a Symposium on SDGs

Jan 15, 10:21 AM      News & Events

The Department of BSc. Economics held a symposium on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on January 8, 2020, in Taimani Campus. The focus of the seminar was on raising awareness to Kardan University students and the general public on SDGs.

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