Sector Archives: ICT

Webinar on Technology Trends

   We are delighted to present the next Sector Trends webinar in series. Watch this presentation for SustainAbility’s current thinking and a lively discussion between Aiste Brackley and Jonathan Sim of SustainAbility and panelist Lee Read of the ERM Group. In this video, they discussed the key sustainability issues impacting the technology sector in 2019 and beyond –

AI & the Sustainable Development Goals: The State of Play

In a new report authored for 2030 Vision we explore how artificial intelligence (AI) provides an opportunity to understand and solve the framework for good agreed in 2015 by 193 countries: the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The main objective was to survey the landscape of research and initiatives on AI and the SDGs

Webinar: What’s Next for Sustainable Business? 2019 Sustainability Trends

  We are delighted to present our annual webinar to discuss the global sustainability trends that will shape the economic, political, and social landscape and business agenda in 2019. The webinar included a presentation of SustainAbility’s current thinking and a lively discussion between SustainAbility’s Mark Lee and Bron York and panelists: Bernice Lee, Executive Director, Hoffmann

Private Sector Contributions to the Shared Global Threat of Antimicrobial Resistance

Leading SustainAbility’s portfolio in health – including work with major pharmaceutical companies, the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA) and the AMR Industry Alliance – Denise Delaney reflects on the threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and the need to spur collective action on it through engaging diverse stakeholders and partners. What kind of

Accelerating SDGs Through ICT

Information Communication Technology (ICT) can be a powerful force for good. By providing greater and faster access to information, it helps people and businesses be more efficient. In our collective mission towards achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, it also has the potential to help accelerate progress towards a more equitable, sustainable

Webinar: Business Impacts Insight – 2018 Sustainability Trends

  We are delighted to present our annual webinar to discuss the global sustainability trends that will shape the economic, political, and social landscape and business agenda in 2018. This year we expect to see continued momentum and leadership by companies on climate change, the social equity agenda, freedom of speech, sustainable mobility, and other

2030 Vision

2030Vision is a new partnership that connects businesses, NGOs and Governments with the technology and expertise they need to realize the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. SustainAbility is a founding member of 2030Vision alongside Arm, UN Global Compact, UNICEF, The New York Academy of Sciences, Fauna and Flora International, Centre for Global Equality, Cambridge Judge

2030 Vision: Uniting to Deliver Technology for the Global Goals

SustainAbility authored the 2030Vision report: a flagship thought leadership piece on the imperative and opportunity for digital technology to contribute to the Global Goals. The report marked the launch of 2030Vision, a new partnership that connects businesses, NGOs and Governments with the technology and expertise they need to realize the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.

How ICT Can Deliver the SDGs

Support and investment in Information Communication Technology (ICT) directly affects an individual country’s performance, against the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to new research, commissioned by Huawei and carried out by SustainAbility. In recent decades, ICT has delivered significant economical and social progress. But, more needs to be done, as its benefits are

Our Power Is in Collective Action

Although dented, the Paris Agreement is not broken.  Companies and many other institutions remain committed to climate action. HPE shares with SustainAbility thoughts on why it is standing by the Paris Agreement and how climate leadership is good for business. The mobilization of businesses, governments, and individuals in response to the U.S. withdrawal from the