Planning Commission

Ministry of Planning, Bangladesh



Welcome to Planning Commission

pm_ecnecThe Bangladesh Planning Commission is the central planning organization of the country. It determines objectives, goals and strategies of medium and short-term plans within the framework of long-term perspective and formulates policy measures for the achievement of planned goals and targets. Its activities includes the following elements of development planning:

  • Policy Planning: determination of goals, objectives, priorities, strategies and policy measures for development plans;
  • Sectoral Planning: identification of the role that the various sectors of the economy are required to play in the context of the Plan objectives and goals;
  • Programme Planning: formulation of detailed resource allocation to realize the Plan objectives and goals;
  • Project Planning: appraisal of projects embodying investment decisions for the implementation of the sectoral plans; and
  • Evaluation: impact analysis of projects, programmes and Plans on the people’s living standard.