9. Industry, Innovation and Infraestructure

"The job multiplication effect has a positive impact on society. Every job in manufacturing creates 2.2 jobs in other sectors of the economy."

16 per cent of the global population does not have access to mobile broadband networks.

Least developed countries have immense potential for industrialization in food and beverages, and textiles and garments.

In developing countries barely 30 per cent of agricultural products undergo industrial processing.


  1. Promote R&D&I projects in infrastructures that include technological solutions that guarantee sustainability.
  2. Promote innovation projects for SMEs to grow in an inclusive and sustainable manner.
  3. Encourage collaboration among entities to develop R&D&I projects
  4. Early detection of opportunity niches in relation to sustainability.
  5. Promote a sustainable industry.
  6. Provide companies with structure to work on innovation.


  1. Promote the innovation culture.
  2. Carry out activities to build knowledge of sustainable and innovative solutions.
  3. Transfer data regarding the employment situation and improvement strategies.
  4. Carry out collaborative innovation projects.
  5. Establish partnerships with public entities aimed at collaboration with companies in the sector.
  6. Activate the development of innovation projects in SMEs.