PEOPLE’S MONEY

HARNESSING DIGITALIZATION TO FINANCE A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE

The UN Secretary General’s Task Force on Digital Financing of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) report highlights the historic opportunity to accelerate and expand the transformative impact of digitalization in financing the SDGs.

THE TASK FORCE

EVENTS AND NEWS

EXPLORE THE ACTION AGENDA

The Task Force’s call to action is to harness digitalization in creating a citizen-centric financial system which advances financing for the SDGs.

It is an ambitious, practical agenda to reshape financing for sustainable development with three linked sets of recommendations:

Advance catalytic
opportunities

Build sustainable digital
financing ecosystems

Inclusive international
governance

EXPLORE THE ACTION AGENDA

The Task Force’s call to action is to harness digitalization in creating a citizen-centric financial system which advances financing for the SDGs.

It is an ambitious, practical agenda to reshape financing for sustainable development with three linked sets of recommendations:

Advance catalytic
opportunities

The Task Force identifies five catalytic opportunities where digitalization reshape finance: from capital markets, to public budgets to citizens’ savings and consumer spending, and financing for SMEs.

EXPLORE

Build sustainable digital
financing ecosystems

Harnessing digitalization depends on new investments and capabilities. The foundations for digital financing can be aligned with sustainable development priorities.

EXPLORE

Inclusive International
Governance

Regulations and standards governing digital financing should reflect SDG commitments and goals. Innovations in governance are needed for the new generation of global digital financing platforms.

EXPLORE

The Task Force identifies five catalytic opportunities where digitalization reshape finance: from capital markets, to public budgets to citizens’ savings and consumer spending, and financing for SMEs.

Explore

Harnessing digitalization depends on new investments and capabilities. The foundations for digital financing can be aligned with sustainable development priorities.

Explore

Regulations and standards governing digital financing should reflect SDG commitments and goals. Innovations in governance are needed for the new generation of global digital financing platforms.

Explore

Harnessing digitalization in advancing a citizen-centric financial system

big circle

Catalytic Opportunities

Domestic savings to local investment

Domestic savings to local investment

Digitally enabled SME finance

Digitally enabled

Transparency & accountablility of public finance

Transparency

SDGs in financial & capital markets

SDGs in financial

Enabling sustainable consumption choices

consumption choices

Sustainable Digital Financing Ecosystems

Digital infrastructure Digital

Digital infrastructure Digital ID Data frameworks

Institutional

Institutional
mechanisms

Citizens rights & capabilities

Citizens rights & capabilities

Inclusive International Governance

Inclusive International Governance

Principles for SDGs

Principles for SDGs in digital finance regulation

international dialogue

Inclusive international dialogue

Governance innovation

Governance innovation for
global platforms

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