GISD will aim to achieve the following:

  • Generate support and adoption of actions required to mobilize long-term finance and investment for sustainable development.
  • Encourage measures to channel finance and investment to countries and sectors where they are most needed.
  • Work towards enhancing the impact of private investment on sustainable development.
  • Facilitate the alignment of business operations, finance and investment with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

At the end of its two-year timeline in October 2021, GISD will report on its results to the Secretary General.

Joint statement