Third Five-Year Sustainable Development Plan, 2016

South Korea Current 2016

The Third Five-Year Sustainable Development Plan requires 27 governmental authorities to cooperate to promote sustainable development in South Korea. The Ministry of Environment developed the plan in accordance with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A national Committee of Sustainable Development will conduct assessments and report on national sustainability performance for every two years.


General sustainability/ESG/non-financial

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

27 governmental authorities

Issuer type


Type of instrument

National plan

Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


Project Partners