The Oslo SDG Initiative

In order to address and contribute to the 2030 Agenda, the Centre for Development and the Environment has established the Oslo SDG Initiative, directed by Professor Dan Banik.


In addition to meeting the demand for SDG-related education, the Oslo SDG Initiative will play a key role in informing policymaking through evidence-based research, as well as facilitating cross-sectoral dialogue and partnerships for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. Thus, the Oslo SDG Initiative will serve as a hub for education, research, outreach and dissemination related to the Sustainable Development Goals.

Current Research

Read more about our research priorities here.

Academic programmes and courses

The Oslo SDG Initiative will provide students with knowledge, skills and motivation that will mobilize commitment and action towards the SDGs. Key outputs will include:

Published Nov. 17, 2017 9:11 AM - Last modified June 18, 2018 9:49 AM