Trade and Development Strategies

Year Strategy name Sector
2011 National Development Strategy

The strategy builds on Qatar's National Vision 2030 and it contributes to... The strategy builds on Qatar's National Vision 2030 and it contributes to achieve the goals therein included and face the challenges therein identified. Hence, the strategy aims at shaping modernization around the preservation of Qatari culture and traditions, balancing the needs of current and future generations, managing growth ensuring environmental sustainability and avoiding uncontrolled expansion, matching the size and quality of the immigrant labour force to the selected path of domestic development, aligning economic growth with social development and environmental sustainability. The strategy rotates around five main pillars: 1) Sustaining economic prosperity; 2) Promoting human development; 3) Taking an integrated approach to sound social development; 4) Sustaining the environment for future generations; 5) Developing modern public sector institutions; twenty key challenges and strategic responses are identified within these five pillars.

2008 National Vision 2030

The National Vision 2030 aims to face the five major future challenges... The National Vision 2030 aims to face the five major future challenges of Qatar, namely: 1) modernization and preservation of traditions; 2) matching the needs of this generation and the needs of future generations; 3) managing growth and avoiding uncontrolled expansion; 4) controlling the size and the quality of the expatriate labor force in accordance to the selected path of development; and 5) ensuring economic growth, social development and environmental management. Hence, the Vision deals with human, social, economic and environmental development; and it is aligned with the princples contained in the National Constitution, which protects public and personal freedoms, promotes moral and religious values and traditions, and guarantees security, stability and equal opportunities.