• Applications for 2015 Momentum for Change awards now open
    Applications for 2015 Momentum for Change awards now open
    Published on: 2015-01-21Starting today, organizations, cities, industries, governments and other key players that are taking the lead on tackling climate change can nominate their game-changing projects for a prestigious United Nations award.

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  • Global e-Sustainability Initiative establishes US office in Washington, DC
    Global e-Sustainability Initiative establishes US office in Washington, DC
    Published on: 2014-12-12On December 2, GeSI Chairman Luis Neves announced the establishment of GeSI’s first office in the Americas.  The new Washington Office will advance GeSI’s mission to become the recognized thought leader, partner of choice, and proactive driver of the information and communications technology (ICT) s...

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  • Momentum for Change: successful ICT Solutions Event held at COP20
    Momentum for Change: successful ICT Solutions Event held at COP20
    Published on: 2014-12-11Thought leaders and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) stakeholders gathered at a side event at COP20 in Lima to discuss the critical role of ICT in tackling climate change. Sectors like transportation or power are already deploying ICT-based solutions to reduce energy use, cut greenhous...

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  • GeSI announces 2015 board of directors
    GeSI announces 2015 board of directors
    Published on: 2014-11-20On November 20, the new GeSI Board of Directors took office. Deutsche Telekom, Verizon, and ETNO representatives were elected Chair, Vice-Chair, and Treasurer respectively. BT, Ericsson, Orange, Microsoft, the ITU, and Swisscom, and were also officially inducted at the Board meeting which took place...

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  • GeSI's new materiality report officially presented at the BSR Conference Dinner (New York, 5 Novembe
    GeSI's new materiality report officially presented at the BSR Conference Dinner (New York, 5 Novembe
    Published on: 2014-11-06GeSI and BSR’s Center for Technology and Sustainability organized a joint dinner conversation at the annual BSR Conference. The event, which brought together a group of ICT companies and leaders from key sectors such as transport, energy and healthcare, was the occasion to officially present the 201...

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  • GeSI Chairman congratulates Houlin Zhao and Malcolm Johnson on their election to the ITU leadership
    GeSI Chairman congratulates Houlin Zhao and Malcolm Johnson on their election to the ITU leadership
    Published on: 2014-10-27The ITU 19th Plenipotentiary Conference has concluded with the election of the organization’s new Secretary-General and Deputy Secretary-General. Houlin Zhao of China was elected as new Secretary-General. Mr Zhao previously served as ITU’s Deputy Secretary-General and Director of the ITU’s Telecomm...

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  • GeSI Chairman Luis Neves elected to the Board of the World Resources Forum Association
    GeSI Chairman Luis Neves elected to the Board of the World Resources Forum Association
    Published on: 2014-06-12The World Resources Forum Association (WRFA) has elected Luis Neves, Chair of the Global eSustainability Inititiave (GeSI), as a Board member. The World Resources Forum Association is a partner organization of GeSI and provides a platform to promote innovation in resource productivity by bringing to...

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  • Momentum for Change 2013 activity report published
    Momentum for Change 2013 activity report published
    Published on: 2014-06-10The UNFCCC has released today its 2013 activity report on the Momentum for Change initiative. The initiative aims at highlighting examples of successful projects addressing both climate change and social and environmental challenges.

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  • New guide launched on sustainability on business cases for supply chain sustainability
    New guide launched on sustainability on business cases for supply chain sustainability
    Published on: 2014-05-28A new guide was published today on the business case for supply chain sustainability, a collaboration amongst the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition® (EICC®), the Global e-Sustainability Initiative (GeSI) and EcoVadis. The publication includes case studies and an implementation guide that pro...

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  • GeSI is pleased to be a supporting partner with the Financial Times
    GeSI is pleased to be a supporting partner with the Financial Times
    Published on: 2014-05-19GeSI is pleased to be a supporting partner with the Financial Times and share that the Financial Times and IFC, the largest global development institution focused on the private sector, are bringing together the world’s leading thinkers and decision-makers from the private and public sectors for a f...

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