Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialisation and foster innovation.

What is wrong with business in the SW? Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) form the backbone for the region’s industry so there is convergence with other issues like transport, fast broadband, rural and coastal industries and the transition for 16 year olds into the workplace or TVET.

The SWLFSC engaged with the UK industrial strategy’s 5 foundations:

  • ideas: the world’s most innovative economy
  • people: good jobs and greater earning power for all
  • infrastructure: a major upgrade to the UK’s infrastructure
  • business environment: the best place to start and grow a business
  • places: prosperous communities across the UK

And a for a new slant on solutions see the corporate human rights benchmark →

Goal 9: Industry, innovation and infrastructure

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