AI & the sustainable development goals: The state of play: In 2015, 193 countries agreed to the United Nations (UN) 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are an urgent call for action by all countries – developed and developing – in a global partnership. Achieving the SDGs is not just a moral imperative, but an economic one.Download
2030Vision is designed to foster innovation in the design and deployment of technology by delivering independent research, showcasing thought-leadership, the role of technology in addressing the Global Goals, and identification of related market opportunities.
2030Vision Full Report: Download the 2030Vision full report. The 2030Vision Full Report, authored by leading think tank SustainAbility, summarizes key opportunities and challenges for digital technology and the Global Goals. With input from technology experts and end users, the report describes the scale of the transformation needed, and the aligned social, environmental and commercial opportunities.Download
Tech Bets for an Urban World: This body of work identifies digital technologies that deliver positive social impacts for children and their families in cities, and also grow markets and deliver financial returns for technology companies and investors. It details six big tech bets and provides specific recommendations for start-ups, large tech companies and the public sector. You can download the research here or visit www.urbantechbets.org to view an online version.Download
Innovating for Children in an urbanizing world: This report was developed by 2030Vision Founding Partner's - Arm and UNICEF - which outlines opportunities for design, technology, and social impact communities to work together in creating technological innovations that improve the lives of vulnerable children in cities. It highlights the urgent need for innovation on behalf of children in the context of a rapidly urbanising planet, and also offers guidance on specific approaches and principles–throu…Download
Letter of support from António Guterres: The Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, endorses the official launch of 2030Vision with a personal message.Download