This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from Iceland statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Icelandic statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Icelandic-specific metadata information.
** Non statistical indicator **
Iceland has ratified, accepted and implemented the United Nations Convetion on the Law of the sea. See resolutions of the national parliment regarding the Law of the sea here
This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.
Number of countries making progress in ratifying, accepting and implementing through legal, policy and institutional frameworks, ocean-related instruments that implement international law, as reflected in the United Nation Convention on the Law of the Sea, for the conservation and sustainable use of the oceans and their resources
|UN designated tier||
|UN custodian agency||
UN-DOALOS,FAO,UNEP,ILO,other UN-Oceans agencies
|Link to UN metadata||United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata (pdf 288kB) opens in a new window|