Trade and Development Strategies

Year Strategy name Sector
2010 UNDAF Maldives 2011-2015

The United Nations Development Assistance Framework is aligned with the Millennium Development... The United Nations Development Assistance Framework is aligned with the Millennium Development Goals and the national objectives set by the Strategic Action Plan 2009-2013. In particular, it focuses on the following main areas of intervention: health, education, social security and protection, substance abuse and HIV prevention, economic sector, environment, climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction, democratic governance, gender equality and women's empoweremnt.

2009 Strategic Action Plan

The Strategic Action Plan pledges to achieve five main goals: 1) The... The Strategic Action Plan pledges to achieve five main goals: 1) The establishment of a nationwide transport system; 2) Ensuring affordable living costs; 3) Provision of affordable housing; 4) Providing quality healthcare for all; 5) Prevention of narcotics abuse and trafficking. Hence, the plan outlines strategic actions in order to improve good governance, social justice and economic development; enhance human rights protection and gender equality; promote decentralisation; increase transport and connectivity; guarantee social protection and environmental sustainability; facilitate private sector partnerships.

Fisheries, Fruits and Vegetables, Tourism Fisheries, Fruits and Vegetables, Tourism

2007 Third Tourism Master Plan

The Tourism Master Plan is the outcome of a participatory process which... The Tourism Master Plan is the outcome of a participatory process which involved civil society and major stake holders. The plan aims at expanding and strenghtening tourism as the main economic sector in the Maldives, ensuring wealth and employment creation and respecting environmental sustainability. The document provides an overview of the results achieved by the first and second tourism master plans and of the development of tourism in the past two-three decades. Hence, it outlines the current situation of the sector and it suggests strategies and actions to be carried out in order to pursue and achieve the mission and goals embodied in the plan.

Tourism Tourism

2006 Diagnostic Trade Integration Study - Maldives

The study provides a macroeconomic outlook of Maldives, focusing on export performances,... The study provides a macroeconomic outlook of Maldives, focusing on export performances, trade policies and facilitation, poverty reduction, human development, business environment and private sector development. Finally, it analyses tourism and the fishery sector as the two main potential sources of foreign exchange and import substitution for the country.

Fisheries, Tourism Fisheries, Tourism

2006 National Development Plan - Maldives 2006-2010

The National Development Plan is inspired by eight main principles: 1) national... The National Development Plan is inspired by eight main principles: 1) national ownership; 2) enhancement of trust and confidence; 3) equal economic opportunities for all; 4) gender equality; 5) environmental sustainability; 6) respect and promotion of human rights; 7) private and civil society participation; 8) achievement of results. The plan outlines opportunities and challenges for development in the Maldives, and it pursues twelve main goals in relation to governance, economic, spatial and social development.

Fisheries, Fruits and Vegetables, Tourism Fisheries, Fruits and Vegetables, Tourism