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Innovative Partnerships for SDG Financing

Roundtable on Localizing the Implementation of the SDGs  


Financing risk in Eurasia: Community, country and region

Risk is part and parcel of development, entwined with development and inseparable from that development. Increasingly it is recognized that an understanding and management of risk is what makes…  


Indonesia’s green sukuk

Climate Change is the defining challenge of our time. The current and projected impacts of climate change are already changing the lives of entire populations and threatening to reverse human…  


The unifying power of the SDGs

If you take all of the world’s stock markets together, they have a market capitalization of more than US$76 trillion. On an average day, investors trade about $170 billion in shares through the NYSE…  


Business goals and SDGs go hand in hand

More and more companies recognize the SDGs as levers for innovation, growth and better competitive performance. If we are to achieve the Goals by 2030, it is not a question of whether to involve the…  


Achieving the SDGS: Potential of Islamic Finance through Innovative investors and instruments

Remarks at UNGA side-event hosted by Government of Malaysia, IsDB and UNDP on Achieving the SDGs: Unleashing the Potential of Islamic Finance through Innovative Investors and Instruments  


Unleashing the potential of Islamic finance and impact investing for the SDGs

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offer new investment opportunities for the private sector, which will be vital to help address the SDG financing gap - roughly US$2.5 trillion.  


UNDP launches ‘SDG Impact’ to help unlock investment in Global Goals

A new initiative led by UNDP aims to help channel private investment and capital to meet the vision of the Sustainable Development Goals.  


UNDP Funding Windows

This report covers results achieved in 2017, with support of funding from the Funding Windows, in the areas of preventing conflict and violence, landing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at…  


Zakat for the SDGs

Zakat is one of the largest forms of wealth transfer to the poor and needy in existence. Inspired by the Muslim faith, Zakat is now a global phenomenon of relevance and not only in Muslim majority…  

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