The Asker visit included representatives from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Local Government and Modernization, the Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS) and the Forum for Development and Environment.
Susanne Vist, the head of the New Asker sub-committee for implementation for the UN SDGs, did a presentation on how to implement each SDG into municipal planning work, and how New Asker is working on making the goals both specific and relevant to the design of the new municipality.
New Asker Municipality is the first municipality in Norway to be included in UN Habitats program for local implementation of the SDGs.
The joint political committee for the New Asker municipality decided in October 2016, that the SDGs should be incorporated as a framework for the design of the new municipality.
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