The first steps to bring Bangladesh closer to attaining Upper Middle-Income Country (UMIC) status, major Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets, and eliminating extreme poverty.
|Title||8th Five Year Plan, July 2020 - June 2025 : promoting prosperity and fostering inclusiveness|
|Year of Publication||2020|
|Authors||Bangladesh Planning Commission|
|Pagination||liii, 780 p. : boxes, fig., tab.|
|Publisher||General Economics Division (GED), Bangladesh Planning Commission|
|Place Published||Dhaka, Bangladesh|
This 8th Five Year Plan represents the first phase of the country's Perspective Plan 2041 (PP2041), which aims to bring Bangladesh closer to the goals of attaining Upper Middle-Income Country (UMIC) status, attaining major Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) targets, and eliminating extreme poverty by FY2031.
In the backdrop of these factors, the 8th Plan centres on six core themes:
The Plan itself is divided into two main parts:
References to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) can be found in Part 2, in the following sections: