Authorities, Institutions and Policy

Authorities, Institutions and Policy

The authorities have marked a policy which is meant to frame the necessary discussion of sustainability in Iceland in the beginning of the 21st century. This policy is called Welfare for the Future – Sustainability in the Icelandic Community and is valid till 2020.


Here you can find the whole policy in Icelandic but it is also available in English: Welfare for the future

A number of ministries and institutions take part in fulfilling Iceland‘s policy of sustainable development.

Ministry for the Environment and Natural Resources

The Environment Agency of Iceland