Technology and SDG 13 - Climate Action
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Technology and SDG 13 – Climate Action

Introduction and definition of SDG 13:

SDG 13 - Urgent Climate Action.
The climate continues to become an existential issue for humanity and the planet's biodiversity.
Even with the mass shutdowns during the pandemic, greenhouse gases (GHG) reduced less than required in order to hit the 1.5C target.
Climate migration is already happening with 39 million people impact in 2018, and as the climate continues to warm, the impact is felt more across nearly all of the UN SDGs.

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World Environment Day, Desertification – TechWithPurpose Update

SDGs: 2,6,8,13,15
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SDG Innovation, Integrity, Carbon Nanotube Plasters, Fetal Heart Disease

SDGs: 3,8,9,13,14,
In today’s edition of the Tech With Purpose newsletter, there are articles looking at AI to protect waterways and “humanistic AI” to help detect fetal heart conditions, as well as
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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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Tech4Good, BT and Telecom as an Enabler of Good

SDGs: 3,9,10,11,13,17
Technology With Purpose Leader Interviews: Telecom as a Tech4Good Enabler The sustainability team has a commercial lens to it because it has to have value. To have longevity it has to
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AgriTech Robots, Green Transport, Health

SDGs: 2,3,7,9,11,13,17
Today there’s a few micro-themes to the TechWithPurpose news: AgriTech Robots, Green Transportation (including and exclusive funding announcement), Health & the NHS. Plus a fascinating set of SDG framework extensions
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Investors look to AI in Education to raise US Literacy, ClimateTech FOMO

SDGs: 4,8,13,15
Today’s TechWithPurpose news summary picks up on a couple of articles relating to AI in education, in particular one that cites the US post-high-school literacy rate of just 34% (at
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Five 5G start-ups to watch, Ethical AI and Jobs

SDGs: 2,6,8,10,13,16
In this week’s Tech With Purpose technology news we’ve got jobs to protect against automated weapons, new foodstuffs, ethical AI, a handful of social impact start-ups and five 5G start-ups
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AI For Good Stopping Trafficking, Water Security, IOT

SDGs: 3,6,8,9,12,13,16
In this week’s Tech With Purpose news summary I’ve discovered three interesting projects on water security, using IoT and AI, some powerful AI for Good applications, the electricity cost of
Is Working From Home a Missed Environmental Opportunity? - environmental impact of working from home

Is Working From Home a Missed Environmental Opportunity?

SDGs: 8,9,13,14
Just a moment, Have We Missed The Wave?  Last Saturday was the Spring Equinox, and all around us there are signs of new beginnings and hope – both in nature, and
Stopping Wildfires Before They Start using LoRA IOT - LORA IOT,stopping wildfires

Stopping Wildfires Before They Start using LoRA IOT

SDGs: 3,13,15
Technology With Purpose Leader Interviews: Stopping Fires, Preventing Millions of Tonnes of CO2 We want to detect wildfires at this smouldering stage within the first hour as the fire develops, so that the firefighters

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