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.