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The vital contribution of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to achieve the SDGs (STI Forum Side-Event)
6 Jun 2018 -  The potential contribution of ICT to the achievement of the SDGs is tremendous. Research from the Global e-Sustainability Initiative demonstrated that ICT solutions will be indispensable to the achievement of all the Goals, and over 50% of the related targets.
This event will discuss practical examples of successful sustainable solutions powered by ICT, the barriers to address in order to reap the full benefit of the technology, and the need for multi-stakeholder collaboration.
An STI Forum Side Event jointly organized by the Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU).