SDG9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

All our coverage on SDG9 and the call for the world to build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialisation, and foster innovation

From the pipes that carry water to the roads, railways, and airports ferrying people around the world, infrastructure is the foundation stone on which modern life is built. Transforming it will be crucial for enabling the emergence of a cleaner, greener society. 

SDG9: Plotting a course towards a sustainable shipping industry

SDG9: Plotting a course towards a sustainable shipping industry

Nicolas Parrot, BNP Paribas
02 September 2019 •
SDG9: How Air Liquide is harnessing hydrogen to help fuel an industrial revolution


French firm is banking big on hydrogen's potential to transform energy, transport, industry - and its own business - in pursuit of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals

clock 14 August 2019 •
Climate-proofing the UK's infrastructure must be a government priority


National Infrastructure Commission chair Sir John Armitt writes exclusively for BusinessGreen on the critical importance of meeting SDG9

clock 07 August 2019 •
NIC chief: New Cabinet must offer more than 'vague promises' for green infrastructure


Sir John Armitt calls for government to commit to spending 1.2 per cent of GDP every year on future-proofing UK infrastructure

clock 07 August 2019 •
SDG9: Meet the firm re-imagining factories as forests

Supply chain

Carpet maker Interface is creating a new vision for how industry can operate in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goal for sustainable infrastructure and innovation

clock 30 July 2019 •
SDG9: Top tips for driving sustainable industrialisation


All businesses have a role to play in delivering SDG9, but what steps should they take to aid the development of more sustainable industries

clock 24 July 2019 •
SDG9: Are we at the dawn of a new era of sustainable infrastructure?


The ninth sustainable development goal seeks to redesign how the world works - but can we call time on polluting infrastructure fast enough?

clock 17 July 2019 •