Unlocking business investment in sustainable development

Achieving the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires US$2.5 trillion each year in developing countries. How can private sector resources best be leveraged?

Unlocking business investment in sustainable development2019-01-08T11:56:27+01:00

Why connecting communities through digital skills matters for the SDGs

Digital technology has been widely recognised as a vital tool to further sustainable development. But many people around the world still lack basic skills required to reap the benefits of the digital economy.

Why connecting communities through digital skills matters for the SDGs2019-01-08T12:11:38+01:00

5 ways tax policy can help achieve the UN Global Goals

Translating the vision of the SDGs into action remains a major challenge. Tax is intrinsically linked to development, providing the revenue that states need to mobilise resources and reinforce national infrastructure.

5 ways tax policy can help achieve the UN Global Goals2019-01-08T12:35:07+01:00

Getting the architecture right: Attracting business expertise and action for sustainable development on the road to 2030

Building on ICC’s ECOSOC consultative status at the UN since 1946, the Global Business Alliance (GBA) is a deep and broad “talent pool” of expertise and resources for the SDGs. 

Getting the architecture right: Attracting business expertise and action for sustainable development on the road to 20302019-01-08T15:07:07+01:00

Showcasing business action for climate and development

World leaders convene in New York today to sign the landmark Paris Climate Agreement – as part of a full week of high-level meetings focused on the implementation of the UN’s new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Showcasing business action for climate and development2019-01-08T15:10:54+01:00