About Global SDSN

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The UN SDSN mobilizes 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. The SDSN has operated under the auspices of the UN Secretary General and leadership of Professor Jeffrey Sachs since 2012.

All countries have a big job ahead to create SDG roadmaps and strategies for success

Jeffrey Sachs, SDSN President

SDSN mobilizes the academic community to translate the latest expertise in sustainable development into action. Spanning six continents, the SDSN network comprises over 1,500 member institutions, most of which are universities, coordinated by over 40 National and Regional Networks.