Cost to hit U.N. sustainability goals rises to $176 trillion – report
London - Sept 8, 2022 - The cost of meeting global targets to fight issues such as hunger, poverty and climate change rose 25% to $176 trillion over the last year, with performance on several measures reversing, a report on Thursday said.
2022 Capital as a Force for Good Report Highlights SDGs at Risk Due to Global Shocks
London – Sept 9, 2022 - Force for Good’s 2022 Capital as a Force for Good report has revealed that the funding gap for sustainable development has widened to up to US$135 trillion, despite record inflows by private sector financial institutions during the past year
Force for Good on FintechTV's 'The Impact' Discussing The Growing Ambition of Finance Industry Leaders in Funding the SDGs
New York – Dec 21 2021 – Ketan Patel, the Founder and Chairman of Force for Good, joins Vince Molinari on FintechTV's The Impact to discuss the true size of the SDG funding gap and the increasing awareness of the finance industry on the need for action, with industry leaders becoming increasingly proactive deploying their balance sheets in pursuit of sustainable development objectives.
Force for Good reveals $100 trillion financing gap for sustainable development ahead of United Nations General Assembly debate
London, UK – September 17, 2021 – The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) face a financing gap that has soared to up to US$100 trillion in the wake of COVID-19 and other urgent global challenges, according to a new report by Force for Good in collaboration with the UN and other organizations.
New Report Examines the Critical Role of the Global Finance Industry in Transforming Capitalism for a Sustainable Future
The report has been produced in support of the UN Secretary General’s strategy and roadmap for financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, and spotlights the substantial and growing ‘common ground’ in the finance industry’s focus on ESG sustainability and broader stakeholder engagement which has the potential to transform capitalism for a sustainable future.
Future Capital Initiative Seeks Common Solutions to Common Challenges
A cross-disciplinary meeting of minds considers the major challenges facing humanity and the planet while taking into account multidisciplinary insights, perspectives and stories.
Changing the Way Capital and Finance are Allocated
More sustainable pathways for business charted in reconvened special United Nations working group focused on the future of capital.