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Title: Towards systemic and contextual priority setting for implementing the 2030 Agenda
Author:Weitz, N., Carlsen, H., Nilsson, M. and Skånberg, K
Source:Sustainability Science, online August 2017
Date:August 2017

This paper presents a new approach that provides a deeper understanding of how multiple Sustainable Development Goal targets interact in a given context. So far, analysis of interactions has been very basic, typically starting from one SDG, counting the number of interactions, and discussing synergies and trade-offs from the perspective of that issue area. This paper pushes back the frontier, presenting an approach to assessing interactions between SDG targets in a specific context, and how these interactions ripple through the larger system of targets.

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