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Welcome to the website of the international GLOBALGOALS project, which aims to assess and explain the steering effects of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

About the project

GLOBALGOALS is funded through an Advanced Grant from the European Research Council, and runs from 2018 until 2023.

The Principal Investigator is Professor Frank Biermann. Meet our team and global project associates.

GLOBALGOALS is carried out within the Copernicus Institute of Sustainable Development at Utrecht University, The Netherlands.

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ERC funding

This project has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No 788001).