News & Resources
What's the worth of green areas? SDSN Brazil and WWF take a look at the economic importance of Brazil's protected areas
09 August, 2018
The book Quanto Vale o Verde: A Importância Econômica das Unidades de Conservação Brasileiras, published by SDSN Brazil's host institution Conservation International (CI-Brazil) in partnership with the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) and the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ) and partially funded by WWF, shows how protected areas could help generate revenue and employment opportunities for people and Brazil's national economy.
03 July, 2018
Experts from the SDSN Russia Secretariat at the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) have examined the current state of renewable energy expansion in Russia.
20 June, 2018
Martin Eriksson, Network manager for SDSN Northern Europe, interviewed Marjan van den Belt after a seminar at Gothenburg Centre for Sustainable Development.
11 June, 2018
More than 20 of the SDSN's Network Managers attended a three-day workshop in Stockholm along the sidelines of the SDSN Leadership Council Meeting, brainstorming about cross-network collaboration options and exchanging experiences from their local backgrounds.
08 June, 2018
BOSTON – Today, at the U.S. Conference of Mayors’ 86th Annual Meeting, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) released the 2nd Annual U.S. Cities Sustainable Development Goals Index. The report, titled “Leaving No U.S. City Behind,” shows that all U.S. cities, even those at the top of the Index, have far to go to achieve the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a global framework promoting social, economic and environmental sustainability. The U.S. was among 193 countries that adopted the SDGs in 2015.
16 May, 2018
The forum brought together a range of network stakeholders and community actors to showcase a variety of efforts to realize the SDGs across Northern Europe. The theme of “integration” is just one of many the network hopes to focus on in the years ahead to maintain Northern Europe as a leader on the 2030 Agenda.
10 May, 2018
The SDSN now boasts 25 national and regional networks worldwide! SDSN Canada, officially launched Monday, May 7, 2018, has joined 24 other SDSN networks working to mobilize global scientific and technological expertise to promote practical solutions for sustainable development, including the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement.
27 April, 2018
Achieving a balance between people, nature, and spiritual wellbeing is one way to achieve universal happiness. This philosophy makes up the core of the SDG Pyramid developed by the SDSN Southeast Asia Network and was the fundamental motivation behind the Happiness Festival they hosted last month.
27 March, 2018
Countries’ NDCs, their climate plans, include not only commitments to mitigate emissions but also address many other themes relevant to sustainable development. We present key findings of a fine-grained analysis of how climate activities in the NDCs contribute to SDGs and their targets.
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