This metric covers Sustainable Development Goal 17 of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Goal 17 aims to strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development. Its targets address five areas: Finance; Technology; Capacity-building; Trade; and Systemic issues, such as Policy and institutional coherence, and Data, monitoring and accountability. For businesses to succeed, they require access to energy, good governance and sustainable economic development, to name a few fundamentals. Companies can do much to build this foundation and create long-term value. UBS has said the SDGs create opportunities for “financially attractive investments."