Financing Technology Delivery for SDGs: A Way Forward for TFM

The Addis Ababa Action Agenda and the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development introduced a new UN initiative called Technology Facilitation Mechanism (TFM) to support the implementation of the SDGs globally. Expert consultations are taking place at the UN to institutionalise this facility. India played a leading role in building consensus on TFM. This policy brief analyses the current proposals, makes practical/alternate suggestions on the evolving framework and discusses India’s possible role in guiding the process.