Country Profile

Monitoring and evaluation

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Data Sheet

Guatelama Guatelama

President ( 2020 - 2024)

Alejandro Giammattei

Presidency of Guatemala

Latest News

Covid-19: Government Decree 6-2020 approved in Guatemala

The President of the Republic with the government cabinet approved the Government Decree 6-2020 in Guatemala. In this measure, the provisions for the Coronavirus Covid-19 pandemic continue to spread among the inhabitants.

Strengthen strategies to serve families living in poverty

Technical and financial assistance will provide the Ministry of Social Development (Mides) with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), in order to strengthen the programs in this portfolio that are intended to support families living in poverty and poverty extreme

Socio-economic data

National Development Plan

SDG Institutionality

Following the commitment adopted to implement the 2030 Agenda, each country is providing its own institutional and work mandate to monitor its national progress towards the fulfillment of the SDGs. Check out the main elements of this process in each of the 33 LAC countries.


Regulatory framework for the environment and human rights

The implementation of the SDGs requires the participation of all stakeholders. The State, as the main responsible agent for fulfilling the commitments of the 2030 Agenda, must promote this participation through normative, political, economic and social incentives that create multi-stakeholder enabling environments.

Environmental Treaties
Human Rights Treaties