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The Sustainable Development Goals

On September 2015, the 193 countries of the UN General Assembly set 17 new goals, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) representing a set of global expectations to be achieved by 2030. Relative…

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Future Goals for SDG Indices

In this video, SDSN Executive Director Guido Schmidt-Traub discusses the future of the SDG Index and Dashboards, new avenues for future Sustainable Development Reports to explore, and new sectors…

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Programa de Infraestructura Sostenible

Matthieu Pegon, hefe de Inversiones para el área de Financiamiento Mixto de BID Invest, describe los principales desafíos para la financiación de infraestructura en…

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Q&A | Vanessa Fajans-Turner and Taylor Smith | 2018 Oct. 4

Vanessa Fajans-Turner and Taylor Smith from SDSN discuss SDG financing. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Financing for Sustainable Development

The Sustainable Development Goals is going to require a lot of investment and construction of new infrastructure, and the best way to accomplish attaining that investment is mobilizing resources.…

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Designing and Financing a Primary Health System

The heavy disease burden as a product of poverty requires financing primary health systems in low-income areas. This is the topic of this lecture, as Professor Jeffrey Sachs explores public health…

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A Closer Look at Official Development Assistance

This lecture looks at one solution to the poverty trap, official development aid. This video is not available under a Creative Commons license and should not be considered open content. However, the…

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Health Systems Financing

This video looks at how a health system is financed and the economic factors acting as barriers to universal health coverage. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Impact Finance

This case study looks at the impact that financing SDG6 and access to water has on communities and people, through the story of a woman from Birbhum, West Bengal. This video is licensed under the CC…

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Financing SDG6

This chapter looks at financing issues related to SDG6, focusing on the financing gap and the benefits of bring more financing into water sanitation. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA…

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UN-Habitat and International Development and Financing Agencies

This video is part of Module 9: Who can enable and implement this change? International organizations like UN-Habitat are at the forefront of creating sustainable changes based on their insight of…

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Financing Sustainable Development

This video is part of Module 8: How can cities and urban areas be governed better to make them more sustainable? Where will financing for SDGs come from? This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA…

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Urban Public Finance and Taxation

This video is part of Module 2: What makes a city function? This includes public expenditure and taxation, incentives and regulation. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Financing Sustainable Development

How are resources mobilized to achieve sustainable development? This question is addressed in this video about financing the SDGs. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Data for Accountability and Decision-making

Metrics and quantification are essential for measuring SDG progress, and in this chapter, Professor Sachs explores a number of ways that SDG metrics are becoming available through Voluntary National…

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Types of Financing

In this chapter, Professor Sachs addresses the multiple types of financing that can be used to finance the SDGs including bonds and bank loans, development banks, official development aid (ODA),…

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