Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World

Indicator 7.a.1

International financial flows to developing countries in support of clean energy research and development and renewable energy production, including in hybrid systems

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The international organisations (custodian agencies) that are responsible for the respective SDG-indicator publish methodological guidelines for the calculation of the indicator - so-called global metadata.

Displayed here are the national time series that fit the global metadata best as well as their comparability to the global metadata. Please find further methodical and country-specific information of the time series in the related national metadata sheet.

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Comparability with global metadata
Link to national metadata
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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators. Global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Target name

Bis 2030 die internationale Zusammenarbeit verstärken, um den Zugang zur Forschung und Technologie im Bereich saubere Energie, namentlich erneuerbare Energie, Energieeffizienz sowie fortschrittliche und saubere Technologien für fossile Brennstoffe, zu erleichtern, und Investitionen in die Energieinfrastruktur und saubere Energietechnologien fördern

Indicator name

International financial flows to developing countries in support of clean energy research and development and renewable energy production, including in hybrid systems

Designated tier

Tier I

Custodian agency

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

Link to the global metadata of this indicator United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Metadata opens in a new window