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The 6 Market Gaps The Finance Sector Must Address To Help Meet The SDGs

The 6 Market Gaps The Finance Sector Must Address To Help Meet The SDGs

On 30 September 2015, the global community, represented by all 193 member states of the UN, adopted the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Three months later, world leaders charted a new course in our battle against climate change with the Paris Agreement which – for the first time – brought all nations into a common cause to limit global temperature increases.

Time For A New Normal In Global Capital Markets: Advancing Investment In The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Time For A New Normal In Global Capital Markets: Advancing Investment In The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Last week, national governments, business, and civil society leaders came together at the United Nations’ High-level Political Forum (HLPF) in New York. With C-Change, we were asked to address attendees to the SDG Business Forum following our report SDG Investing: Advancing A New Normal in Global Capital Markets. The report, jointly commissioned by United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA), reviews prevalent barriers to investing in social and environmental impact and begins to describe the toolkit that the public sector can tap into, to trigger change.