Who we are
We envision a world in which all capital flows advance the SDGs.
What we do
A clear plan to
optimize your impact.
Impact Management 01
Advancing a unified, global effort to authenticate SDG-enabling investment.
SDG Impact Standards
Principles and tools for investors and enterprises, developed by an active network of industry-leading partners, facilitated by the Impact Management Project.
SDG Impact Seal and Technical Assistance
UNDP-managed certification for investors and enterprises to authenticate alignment with the SDG Impact standards.
Impact Intelligence 02
Providing unparalleled insight into local industries, entrepreneurs, and projects that advance the SDGs, by leveraging the UNDP's global network of 170 countries.
Country Mapping Reports
In-depth reports on SDG-enabling investment opportunities and conditions in target markets and sectors
Impact Facilitation 03
Bringing together UNDP's global project pipeline, development partners, and investor networks to catalyze local solutions.
Building cross-sector connections with a focus on identifying and creating investment opportunities.
Targeted initiatives to surface investable pipelines of SDG-enabling businesses.
WHY THIS MATTERS
We aim to see our
changed, for good.
Achieving the SDGs will create a world that is more sustainable, equitable, and prosperous. In order to get there, investors must adapt their strategies to deliver not only financial results, but positive social and environmental outcomes as well.
Want to learn more about the
Sustainable Development Goals?
ACHIEVING THE SDGs PROVIDES…
jobs created —90% in developing countries
worth of market opportunities opened
compared to average GDP growth over the next 10-15 years
To prosper over time, every company must not only deliver financial performance, but also show how it makes a positive contribution to society