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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AI Flexes Flax into Circular Bridges

SDGs: 9,11,12,13,17
AI Flexes Flax into Circular Bridges. AI, optic fibres, bio-resin, flax combine to create a unique construction worthy of award in Circular Economy circles.
Cooling off 22% of our Energy Use - load shifting,decarbonise

Cooling off 22% of our Energy Use

SDGs: 7,9,11,12
This impact tech leader interview looks at how how smart sensors in the home is helping decarbonise households with energy load shifting.
The Role of Tech in Achieving the SDGs - The Role of Tech in Achieving the SDGs

The Role of Tech in Achieving the SDGs

SDGs: 3,7,8,9,11,12,13
In this novel panel discussion format, I ask 3 purpose-driven tech leaders to answer 3 questions on the role of tech in achieving the SDGs.
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The Future of Electric Vehicle Car Rental, COP26

SDGs: 3,7,9,11,13
Just a moment, what is the future of EV car rental? Where to rent an EV at COP26.
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Building a Sustainable Business

SDGs: 7,8,9,11,12,13
In this interview I speak with Tom Greenwood, MD of Wholegrain Digital, about his journey towards building a sustainable business and BCorp certification.
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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
Flood Warning Technologies, Open Data & News - Flood Warning Technologies,Technological innovation for climate change mitigation

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 to
Already making a positive impact - making a positive impact

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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