The National Development Plan: Vision 2040, provides a roadmap for the future development of The Bahamas. The Plan includes a comprehensive policy framework that will guide government decision making and investment over the next 25 years.
Vision 2040 is an initiative of the Government of The Bahamas, developed in partnership with the Inter-American Development Bank and in close cooperation with the University of The Bahamas and The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers Confederation. The Plan has been guided by extensive research, analysis and widespread public consultation aimed at addressing four main policy pillars: The Economy, Governance, Social Policy and Environment (Natural and Built). Currently, the National Development Plan (NDP) is a working draft for public consultation, which is supossed to be approved by the end of 2017.