New Kuwait 2035: Kuwait National Development Plan

Plan Type: National Development Plan

Member State: Kuwait

Coverage Period: -

Document Language: English

GOAL 1: No Poverty GOAL 2: Zero Hunger GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being GOAL 4: Quality Education GOAL 5: Gender Equality GOAL 6: Clean Water and Sanitation GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure GOAL 10: Reduced Inequalities GOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production GOAL 13: Climate Action GOAL 14: Life Below Water GOAL 15: Life on Land Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals

New Kuwait 2035: Kuwait National Development Plan

January 2016

New Kuwait 2035: Kuwait National Development Plan aims to transform Kuwait into a financial and trade hub, attractive to investors, where the private sector leads the economy, thereby creating competition and promoting production efficiency under the umbrella of enabling government institutions. The plan also promotes existing values, social identity, human resource development, balanced development, adequate infrastructure, advanced legislation and inspiring business environment.

Pillars & Objectives

Pillar: Effective public administration
  • Reform administrative and bureaucratic practices to reinforce governmental transparency, accountability and efficiency
Pillar: Sustainable diversified economy
  • Develop a prosperous and diversified economy to reduce dependency on oil export revenues
Pillar: Strong progressive infrastructure
  • Develop and modernize the national infrastructure to improve the quality of life for all
Pillar: High-quality healthcare
  • Improve the quality of services in the public healthcare system and develop national capabilities at a reasonable cost
Pillar: Sustainable living environment
  • Ensure the availability of living accommodation through environmentally sound resources
Pillar: Creative human capital
  • Reform the educational system to better prepare youth to become competitive and productive members of the workforce
Pillar: Global positioning
  • Enhance the regional and global presence of Kuwait in the fields of diplomacy, trade, culture and philanthropy, among others.