The Contribution of Science in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals

This report brings together the results of two conferences on the advancement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The conferences were organised in cooperation with partners from science, government, the United Nations and civil society. The first conference focused on “Measuring Sustainable Development” and was run by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG) and UN University in 2015; the second was a “Foresight workshop on science needs in implementing the SDG framework” and was organised by the German Committee Future Earth, Future Earth and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) in 2016.