Strategic Objectives

The United Democratic Alliance's vision is to provide inspired leadership to meet the needs of our nation for the next four years and beyond. We aim to be a unified and effective government; to strengthen cohesion and cooperation among ministers, within ministries and parliament and by extension thereof foster a more prosperous society.

We are committed to keep improving the quality of life for all and will operate under the core principles of open government, integrity, improved accountability, transparency, sustainable development, social inclusion, equality and the upholding of the constitution of Sint Maarten. With this in mind this government has defined a clear strategy that is focused on the following five core objevtives supported by initiatives and projects:

  • Nation Building & Good Governance

    Government's vision for Sint Maarten is one of a strong, proud, healthy and resilient nation. Government is committed to carrying out this vision in collaboration with the people of Sint Maarten. This is illustrated in the National Development Plan… More »

  • Sound Financial Management

    Our nation is at a crossroad facing financial challenges of reduced income, low tax compliance rate, and increased expenses. Nonetheless our government is steadfast and dedicated to making the hard and sometimes unpopular decisions to move the country forward… More »

  • Public Safety

    As in any modern society, Sint Maarten is faced with challenges in the areas of crime and public safety. The increase in some extent is due to degradation in education, health, youth development, unemployment and high cost of living… More »

  • Socio-economic & Environmental Sustainability

    Sustainable development is about meeting the needs of today's citizens and society without adversely affecting the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. This entails ensuring environmental, economic and social well-being for today and tomorrow… More »

  • Enhanced Quality of Life

    Enhancing the quality of life and well-being of the people of Sint Maarten requires the joint efforts of several ministries and society at large. We strive to create a society where no one is left behind nor neglected. It is the commitment of government to take necessary measures which will improve… More »