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Impact Measurement and Management Process

Impact measurement and management process can be thought of in a framework of four steps. 1. Creating a plan for impact by mapping the business operations against the Sustainable Development Goals…

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Introduction to Islamic Social Finance

Islamic social finance can be defined as “the branch of Islamic finance where the products and services offered are designed to achieve social goals with or without profit”. There is a…

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Contribution of Islamic Finance to the SDGs

For Islamic finance to provide effective support to the Sustainable Development Goals, it is necessary to establish an enabling environment both at the country level and at the global level. At the…

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The Higher Ethical Objectives of Islamic Finance

The higher ethical objectives of Islamic finance can be summarized as sustaining and developing the value of human life, the human self, society and the physical environment. These ethical…

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Transitioning from the Millennium Development Goals

The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were launched in 2000 to address global development concerns in a comprehensive structure. They made a significant contribution to global development in areas…

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Introduction to behaviour change interventions

We can only know that our intervention has been effective if we can measure it. So, alongside designing our intervention, we need to think about implementing it in a way that will allow us to gather…

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The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 SDGs

In September 2015, Heads of State and Government agreed to set the world on a path towards sustainable development through the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. At the core of…

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Applying Korea's Experience to Theory & Practice

Applying Korea’s Experience to Theory & Practice: Through top-down mobilization and bottom-up demand channeling, Korea as a nation could align and harmonize its national goals and work…

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What do the SDGs mean for developing countries?

This video will talk about the basic ideas of how to achieve the sustainable development goals. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Women in the Informal Workforce

This video will look at the constraints faced by women in the informal workforce. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Measuring Decent Work and SDG 8

Measurement and monitoring is a key part of achieving decent work and the SDGs in general. Statistics give us evidence of where we stand and how far we still have to go to achieve our goals. They…

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The SDG Index: Technical Training

In this technical training, SDG Index Manager Guillaume Lafortune takes you step-by-step through the methodology behind the construction of the SDG Index and Dashboards. This video is licensed under…

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An Introduction to Health Systems

This video addresses the role of health systems in delivering universal health coverage, looking at defining health systems and their goals and functions. This video is licensed under the CC…

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Water Resource Governance: From Source to Sea: Accelerating Progress

This chapter examines the governance of water resources from source to sea and how we need to transform governance to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals, focusing on the challenge of…

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SDG Pathways: The Case of Deep Decarbonization

This chapter provides a case study on deep decarbonization to display the value of back-casting. In particular, Professor Sachs presents the work of SDSN's Deep Decarbonization Pathways Project.…

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Planning and Backcasting

This chapter addresses how governments can begin to think about the SDGs, how goals can be made quantifiable, and how SDG planning can be adopted into national processes. It explores back-casting, a…

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