Resources

The SDGs Report 2019 

Since its inception in 2015, the 2030 Agenda has provided a blueprint for shared prosperity in a sustainable world—a world where all people can live productive, vibrant and peaceful lives on a healthy planet. The year 2030 is just over a decade away, and we must ask ourselves if our actions today are laying the right foundation to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2019 provides evidence-based insights to answer this question.

 

SDGs in Action Application

The SDGs in Action app has been developed to highlight the Sustainable Development Goals – the world’s to-do list to end poverty, reduce inequalities and tackle climate change. Learn about the 17 SDGs, get news on your favorite goals, find out what you can do to achieve them, create your own events and invite others to join you in sustainable actions and events.

 

The Sobey School PRME Library

The Sobey School PRME Library is an online resource center of SDG-related teaching resources: books, journal, articles, videos, teaching games, simulations, case studies, student projects, newsfeeds, pedagogical research and more. Content is organized by business discipline and resource type, and can be refined further by specific topic areas.

 

Blueprint for business leadership on the SDGs

The objective of this online tool is to spur readers to think in innovative, creative and ambitious ways about how their own companies can become sustainability leaders. The Blueprint illustrates how the five leadership qualities of ambitions, collaboration, accountability, consistency and intentionality can be applied to a business's strategy, business model, products, supply chain, partnerships and operations to raise the bar and create impact at scale.

 

The World Bank SDGs Data Catalog

Relevant indicators drawn from the World Development Indicators, reorganized according to the goals and targets of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

 

AIM2Flourish

Explore 1,000+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories. 

 

Open SDGs Data Hub

The Open SDGs Data Hub promotes the exploration, analysis and use of authoritative SDG data sources for evidence-based decision-making and advocacy. Its goal is to enable data providers, managers and users to discover, understand and communicate patterns and interrelationships in the wealth of SDG data and statistics that are now available.

 

Financing for Development: Progress and Prospects 2018

The 2018 report is the second substantive assessment of progress in implementing the Financing for Development outcomes and the means of implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda. The assessment draws on the expertise, analysis and data from almost 60 agencies and international institutions.

 

Women Empowerment Gender Pay gap analysis

The Women’s Empowerment Principles gender Gap Analysis tool is a business-driven tool designed to help companies from around the world assess gender equality performance across the workplace, marketplace and community.

 

Transforming Partnerships for the SDGs

In this year’s Special Edition of the UN Global Compact-Accenture Strategy CEO Study, the world’s largest program of CEO research on sustainability, attention is focused on transforming partnerships for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

 

Certified B-Corporation

Certified B Corporations are a new kind of business that balances purpose and profit. They are legally required to consider the impact of their decisions on their workers, customers, suppliers, community and the environment. This is a community of leaders, driving a global movement of people using business as a force for good.