9 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Innovation play a unique role in enabling industrial competitiveness, research and development, and the provision of infrastructure aligned to the objectives of Sustainable Development. Nonetheless, and contrary to what is commonly assumed, not all green or sustainable innovations are free from negative unintended consequences - e.g. rebound effects in the economy, society and the environment.

In this module you find examples of reports, cases, videos and other materials that illustrate the contribution of innovation for SDG9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure. Click on the relevant section to find out more.

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  • Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Roadmapsfor the SDGs (2019)

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    Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Roadmapsfor the SDGs (2019)

    Author: Miedzinski, M., W. Mcdowall, J. Fahnestock, G. Muller, and F.J. Diaz Lopez
    Publication Date: 04 March 2020
  • Maastricht Manual on Measuring Eco-innovation for a Green Economy (2020)

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    Maastricht Manual on Measuring Eco-innovation for a Green Economy (2020)

    Author: Kemp, R., Arundel, A., Rammer, C., Miedzinski, M., Tapia, C., Barbieri, N., Tűrkeli, S., Bassi, A.M., Mazzanti, M., Chapman, D., Diaz López, F., McDowall, W.
    Publication Date: 04 March 2020
  • How can policies supporting innovation deliver on SDGs? (2019)

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    How can policies supporting innovation deliver on SDGs? (2019)

    Author: Andrea Bassi, Georg Pallaske and Fernando J. Diaz Lopez
    Publication Date: 04 March 2020
  • How innovation policies can contribute to achieving environmental targets (2015)

    How innovation policies can contribute to achieving environmental targets (2015)

    Author: Dr. Will McDowall (UCL), Dr. Fernando J. Diaz Lopez (TNO) and Laura Seiffert (TNO)
    Publication Date: 03 March 2020