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High-level Briefing on Frontier Technologies for Sustainable Development: Findings from the World Economic and Social Survey 2018.
1 Nov 2018 -  The World Economic and Social Survey 2018 looks at how frontier technologies can help sustainable development – how they can improve our lives and livelihoods and protect the planet. Rapid and transformative advances in artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, biotechnology, renewable energy technologies, among others, are already offering immense hopes for the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Yet, it is not a given that new technologies will make life better for all.
Without appropriate policies, they can undermine social cohesion, inclusion and equity.
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