Agenda 2030 and SDGs at the local level - a brief start-up guide

 

In the Nordic countries, municipalities are the most local form of official public authority with elected politicians.

 

n the Nordic countries, municipalities are the most local form of official public authority with elected politicians. In many ways, municipalities and regions support the wellbeing of our everyday lives in the Nordic Region. The local and regional authorities are critical to the overall successful implementation of the sustainability ambitions established at other government levels.

In October 2019, the Nordic Council of Ministers organised an event for Nordic municipalities and other local authorities to meet and exchange their experiences in working with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This policy brief provides a synthesis of conclusions from the event.

You can find the report here.