News and events


  • sdg-conference_660x400 Annual Oslo SDG Conference Oct. 25, 2019 1:17 PM

    We were delighted to host our inaugural annual conference on 14-15 October. Our aim was to go beyond the usual rhetoric and engage with political and business leaders as well as academics and activists in an effort to nuance the discourse on political commitment, financing and implementation of the SDGs. In particular, we wished to better understand how, and to what extent, scientific evidence shapes and influences political decision-making on climate and development policy.

  • un-flags-2019_660x400 HLPF 2019 Sep. 10, 2019 5:14 PM

    Members of the Oslo SDG Initiative attended the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on sustainable development that was held at UN headquarters in New York under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in the period 9-18 July 2019.