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.
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Science, Technology and Innovation Policy Roadmapsfor the SDGs (2019)
Maastricht Manual on Measuring Eco-innovation for a Green Economy (2020)
How can policies supporting innovation deliver on SDGs? (2019)
How innovation policies can contribute to achieving environmental targets (2015)