Plan Nacional para el Buen Vivir 2013 - 2017

General information

This National Plan for Good Living is a macro policy of the Ecuadorian State, in which sectoral policies and government programs are developed. It presents continuity with the National Plan for Good Living 2009-2013, featuring 12 national objectives that include policies and strategies for each of them, plus an investment plan and a national territorial strategy to adapt national Objective and policies to territories. The revolutions stated in this this roadmap are in regard to: equity, comprehensive development, the Cultural Revolution, the Urban Revolution, the Agrarian Revolution and the Revolution of Knowledge.

Country Ecuador
Type Plan
Classification Production conditions, Production, Post-production, Income, Food Aid, Domestic trade, Sanitary conditions, Health and nutrition, Emergencies and natural resources, Importaciones, Exportaciones
Date 2012 - 2016
Responsible institution

Secretaría Nacional de Planificación y Desarrollo

Related institutions

Ministerio del Trabajo

Ministerio Coordinador de Sectores Estratégicos

Ministerio de Agricultura y Ganadería

Ministerio del Ambiente

Ministerio de Inclusión Económica y Social

Ministerio de Salud Pública

Ministerio de Desarrollo Urbano y Vivienda

Ministerio del Deporte

Ministerio de Telecomunicaciones y Sociedad de la Información

Ministerio de Electricidad y Energía Renovable

Ministerio de Recursos Naturales no Renovables

Ministerio Coordinador de Política Económica

Ministerio de Finanzas

Ministerio Coordinador de Seguridad

Ministerio de Defensa Nacional

Ministerio del Interior

Ministerio de Justicia, Derechos Humanos y Cultos

Ministerio de Relaciones Exteriores y Movilidad Humana

Ministerio de Comercio Exterior

Ministerio de Relaciones Laborales

Ministerio de Transporte y Obras Públicas

Ministerio de Industrias y Productividad

Ministerio de Turismo

Ministerio Coordinador de Conocimiento y Talento Humano

Ministerio de Cultura y Patrimonio



  1. Consolidate the democratic state and the construction of popular power;
  2. Foster equality, cohesion, inclusion and social and territorial equality in diversity;
  3. Improve the quality of life of the population;
  4. Strengthen the capacities and potentialities of citizenship;
  5. Create common meeting spaces; build and strengthen national identity, different identities, national diversity and multiculturalism;
  6. Consolidate the transformation of justice and strengthen comprehensive security, strict respect for human rights;
  7. Guarantee the rights of nature and promote regional and global environmental sustainability;
  8. Consolidate the social and solidary economic system in a sustainable manner;
  9. Ensuring decent work in all its forms;
  10. Promote the transformation of the productive matrix;
  11. Ensure the sovereignty and efficiency of the strategic sectors for industrial and technological transformation;
  12. Guarantee sovereignty and peace, and deepen strategic insertion in the world as well as Latin American integration.
Target population

All Ecuadorian population with emphasis on the most vulnerable groups.