Chirag Desai

India’s Three year Action Agenda


The NITI Aayog — which replaced the Planning Commission in 2014 — is currently finalizing the three year action agenda, first released on 23 April 2017. The Agenda spans 2017–18 to 2019–20 and includes action items for the states in addition to the Centre.

In addition to the Action Agenda, the NITI Aayog is also preparing a 15-year Vision and 7-year Strategy plans which will cover the period 2017–18 through to 2031–32. This makes the 12th five-year plan (2012–17) the last Five Year Plan.

The 3-year Action Agenda was being prepared based on inputs from Central, State and UT Governments. Additionally, consultations have been held with subject matter experts in education, health, culture, transport as well as scientists, economists, journalists and industry associations.

Some of the key agenda items in the Agenda are:

You can read the full draft action agenda here: