Research project in progress

Geneva Internet Platform

Roxana Radu
10th March 2022

Lithium Mining in the Atacama Salt Flats and its Impacts

Centre for International Environmental Studies
4th October 2021

Perceptions of Power: Closing the Gender Gap in the Digital Sphere

Gender Centre
19th July 2021

Special issue on Normfare: Norm Entrepreneurship in Internet Governance

Global Governance Centre
1 March, 2022

Financial Inclusion and Development: Learn from AB Bank Zambia!

Executive Education and Alexandre Freire
9 November, 2017

Action Days for the SDGs – SDGs and Impact Investing

Auditorium Jacques Freymond, Geneva
Executive Education
22nd July 2020

COVID-19 and supply chain relationships: inclusive governance reform or break-up ahead?

Global Governance Centre
Journal article, January 2016

Accelerating achievement of the sustainable development goals

Ilona Kickbusch
Report, 22 September, 2021

Climate Indicators and Sustainable Development: Demonstrating the Interconnections

Claire Ransom
Research project in progress

Increasing trust in the bank to enhance savings: Experimental evidence from India

Gilles Carbonnier
26th October 2021

The Research at the Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy podcast series explores civic technologies in Geneva

Albert Hirschman Centre on Democracy
22 September, 2021

Shining a light on the Social Dimension of Sustainable Finance

Centre for Finance and Development

Goal 9 encompasses “three important aspects of sustainable development: infrastructure, industrialization and innovation. Infrastructure provides the basic physical systems and structures essential to the operation of a society or enterprise. Industrialization drives economic growth, creates job opportunities and thereby reduces income poverty. Innovation advances the technological capabilities of industrial sectors and prompts the development of new skills” as put by the UN Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform. Read more about Goal 9

Target 9.1

Develop quality, reliable, sustainable and resilient infrastructure, including regional and transborder infrastructure, to support economic development and human well-being, with a focus on affordable and equitable access for all

Target 9.2

Promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and, by 2030, significantly raise industry’s share of employment and gross domestic product, in line with national circumstances, and double its share in least developed countries

Target 9.3

Increase the access of small-scale industrial and other enterprises, in particular in developing countries, to financial services, including affordable credit, and their integration into value chains and markets

Target 9.4

By 2030, upgrade infrastructure and retrofit industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes, with all countries taking action in accordance with their respective capabilities

Target 9.5

Enhance scientific research, upgrade the technological capabilities of industrial sectors in all countries, in particular developing countries, including, by 2030, encouraging innovation and substantially increasing the number of research and development workers per 1 million people and public and private research and development spending

Target 9.a

Facilitate sustainable and resilient infrastructure development in developing countries through enhanced financial, technological and technical support to African countries, least developed countries, landlocked developing countries and small island developing States

Target 9.b

Support domestic technology development, research and innovation in developing countries, including by ensuring a conducive policy environment for, inter alia, industrial diversification and value addition to commodities

Target 9.c

Significantly increase access to information and communications technology and strive to provide universal and affordable access to the Internet in least developed countries by 2020