B.Sagintayev discussed with UNDP representatives quality of life of Kazakhstan's population

Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with the Permanent Coordinator of the United Nations - UNDP Resident Representative in Kazakhstan Norimasa Shimomura and Director of the Representative Office of the Asian Development Bank in Kazakhstan Giovanni Capannelli, reports.
Astana city 07 December, 15:26

During the meeting, issues of implementation of tasks to ensure the high level and quality of life of the population of Kazakhstan were considered, taking into account the consonance of country's program documents and the goals of the UN development. In particular, the implementation of the methodology and the achievement of indicators of the goals of sustainable development of the country was discussed.

It should be noted that on September 25, 2015 at the UN summit all UN member states adopted the Agenda for Global Development "Transformation of Our World: The Agenda for Sustainable Development for the period until 2030" (SDGs).

SDGs involve 17 goals to be achieved by 2030, as well as related 169 tasks and 230 indicators. SDGs are called upon to contribute to the achievement of sustainable development through the integration of three components: economic, social and environmental. SDGs are the benchmark and model of methodological recommendations for developing development strategies by countries and intergovernmental organizations.