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Winners of United Nations climate solutions awards announced today

GeSI Staff | November 25, 2014

From a multi-million-dollar initiative unlocking climate finance across Latin America to an enterprise building climate-friendly homes in Africa, to an ICT-enabled early-warning system protecting people from floods in the Indian Himalayan region, 12 inspiring projects were announced today as winners of the 2014 Lighthouse Activity Awards.

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How ICT can advance multi-sector solutions to decouple economic growth from carbon emissions

GeSI Staff | October 1, 2015

On September 24, 2015, business leaders, policymakers and non-profits joined GeSI, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), the International Telecommunications Union (ITU), and UN Habitat for the First Annual New York Climate Week Industry and Technology Forum, sponsored by Microsoft.

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Driving a sustainable future through ICT: GeSI launches #SMARTer2030 report in Brussels

GeSI Staff | October 29, 2015

After its launch in Bonn on 10 June and its presentation in the US during Climate Week NY, SMARTer2030 was officially presented in Brussels on Wednesday 28 October in the course of an event jointly organized by GeSI and ETNO, the European Telecommunication Operators’ Association, which is also a GeSI Board member.

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Turning the spotlight on the 2016 Momentum for Change ICT Lighthouse Activities

GeSI Staff | October 14, 2016

On 29 September, the UNFCCC announced the winners of this year’s Momentum for Change Lighthouse Activities awards. It was back in 2013 that GeSI first partnered with the UNFCCC on the initiative, which has since steadily grown to reach impressive results.

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ITU Telecom World and COP22: bringing ICT solutions to the forefront of the climate change discussion

GeSI Staff | November 9, 2016

It is a busy month for GeSI. With two major events planned this November, we will have another great opportunity to put ICT in the spotlight.

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Information and knowledge sharing to help resource managment

GeSI Staff | November 7, 2014

In today’s world we are confronted with major challenges: Climate change, economic crisis, nature preservation are some amongst the ones that we have to deal with. If we compare an aerial photo of the world today with the same image from 30 years ago, we will see from the light distribution, that urban centres are much more predominant. Urban metropolitan regions are growing at the unprecedented rate of 1 million people every week; cities do matter more than ever. By 2020, 80% of the population in developed countries and 51% in developing countries will live in cities

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