Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World
Industry, innovation and infrastructure - Goal 9

Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

As part of the City of Los Angeles' commitment to adopt and implement the SDGs, the City has, where applicable, localized the national targets to align to city government plans and policies. More information on the localization process is available at this link.



9.1 Develop quality, reliable, sustainable and resilient infrastructure, including local, regional and transborder infrastructure, to support economic development and human well-being, with a focus on affordable and equitable access for all
9.2 Promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and, by 2030, significantly raise industry’s share of employment and gross domestic product, in line with national circumstances
9.3 Increase the access of small-scale industrial and other enterprises to financial services, including affordable credit, and their integration into value chains and markets
9.4 By 2030, upgrade infrastructure and retrofit industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes
9.5 Enhance scientific research, upgrade the technological capabilities of industrial sectors by 2030, encouraging innovation and substantially increasing the number of research and development workers and public and private research and development spending
9.a Facilitate sustainable and resilient infrastructure development through enhanced financial, technological and technical support to underserved and unserved communities
9.b Support technology development, research and innovation including by ensuring a conducive policy environment for, inter alia, industrial diversification and value addition to commodities
9.c Significantly increase access to information and communications technology and strive to provide universal and affordable access to the Internet by 2020