Technology and SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities, Communities
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Technology and SDG 11 – Sustainable Cities, Communities

Introduction and definition of SDG 11:

With an increasing percentage of the global population living in urban and city environments, sustainable, safe and inclusive settlements and cities are a priority.
SDG 11 address safe, affordable housing as well as the protection fo natural and cultural heritage.
Like many of the SDGs, this one sits alongside many others. By way of example, air pollution in cities causes millions of premature deaths a year, and is also a component of SDG 3 (Good Health). Target 11.6 looks specifically at air quality and maniple waste.

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Urbanisation after COVID, will we all live in cities?

SDGs: 7,11,12,13
There was a lot of talk both how we’d all live in cities, but is that still true post-pandemic? Take my quick survey – plus other tech with purpose news
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Flood Warning Technologies, Open Data & News

SDGs: 4,6,9,11,12,13,17
Looking at Technological innovation for climate change mitigation, in particular flood warning technologies, and other news
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Will the future of transport usher in other sustainable tech?

SDGs: 7,8,9,11,12,17
Just a moment, What is the future of transport? I’m often asked to speak at company events about future technologies, sustainability and what the future looks like. Today I was honoured
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Already making a positive impact

SDGs: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16
Now, that’s a lot of SDGs! 👆Well, this is why… Last week I launched the new “Choose Your Impact” feature on the website. This exciting new feature allows anyone to
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Sustainability and Product Feature Reduction

SDGs: 3,10,11,12,13
In today’s update I take a look at how a toothbrush got me thinking about the Great Bean War of ’94 and how sustainability might lead to competition through product
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Sustainability, Greenwashing and other News

SDGs: 2,3,4,7,8,11,12,13,17
Looking at how big companies with a troubled past need to address sustainability without greenwashing. Plus other TechWithPurpose news
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Ready for Flying Taxis? Security, Privacy, Jobs?

SDGs: 2,3,7,8,9,11,13,17
“Are flying taxis set to lift off?” and other sustainability news highlights
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Solar AI In Renewable Energy Growth

SDGs: 7,8,9,11,12
According to the International Energy Agency (IEA) last year we saw the world’s renewable energy industry grow at its fastest rate since 1999. Seeing solar power and wind farm projects
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GLOMO awards 2021 shortlist – Sustainability Technology In Mobile

SDGs: 1,3,4,5,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,17
Sustainability Technology In the mobile industry The ‘GLOMOS’ are the mobile industry’s annual awards for innovation in the mobile industry. I’ve been honoured to be invited to judge them for a
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$12 Trillion, AI and health, IoT saves water

SDGs: 1,3,6,7,11,12,17
In this week’s round up of sustainability tech and technologies focused on the UN SDGs, you’ll find AI applied to renewable energies, machine learning (ML) that predicts the most likely

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