Convergence between Plan and 2030 Agenda

The Medium Term Sustainable Development Plan succeeds the National Economic and Social Transformation Plan and highlights the strategic development priority for the country for the period 2015-2019. Under the Vision of: "A harmonious, prosperous and modern Antigua and Barbuda founded on the principles of sustainability and inclusive growth; where equality of opportunity, peace, and justice prevail for all citizens and residents", this country establishes 4 Sustainable Development Dimensions

1. Optimal Generation of National Wealth;

2. Enhanced Social Cohesion

3. Improved Health of the Natural Environment and Sustained Historical and Cultural Assets; and

4. Enhanced Citizen Security

and 7 Flagship Priorities

 1. Adequate Infrastructure .

 2. Strong Tourism Industry as an Economic Anchor; 

 3. Transform Barbuda into a Green, Low Density, High-End Tourism Destination; 

 4. Better Utilization of our Marine Space;

 5. Export of Non-Tourism Services;

 6. Reducing the Cost of Energy and Improving Energy Security; and

 7. Better Access to Adequate Housing;

which guide the rest of goals and actiones contained in the Plan. 

Inside the same plan they have developed a Monitoring and Evaluation system, detailed in Chapter VII.

1. Optimal Generation of National Wealth;

B. Sustainable Development Dimension 2: Enhanced Social Cohesion

C. Sustainable Development Dimension 3: Improved Natural Environment and Sustained Historical and Cultural Assets

D. Sustainable Development Dimension 4: Enhanced Citizen Security