Tokyo, December 19, 2022: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) conducted the world's first SDG Impact Standards Training for Enterprises in Japan in August 2022. The training is aimed at businesses and investors. The first cohort to benefit from the training were 30 Mizuho Financial Group employees. In this interview, we asked Mr. Kotaro Sueyoshi, General Manager, Sustainable Business Planning Division & SDGs Business Desk, Corporate Business Coordination Department, Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
Tunisia, 15 December, 2022: The Ministry of Economy and Planning and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched the Tunisia SDG Investor Map (the Map). The Map works as a country market intelligence tool and investor guide for SDG investments in Tunisia and has identified 18 investment opportunity areas aligned with Tunisian policy priorities and development needs.
EVPA's latest report, Accelerating Impact, found that the SDG Impact Standards for Private Equity is the most used framework by private equity managers in Europe. The report analyses how far the industry has come and what still needs to be done to achieve the social and environment challenges we are facing today.