ICT & the SDGs (Ericsson)
Who’s behind it? – Ericsson, The Earth Institute
How can it help? – This report highlights the role that the ICT sector has in contributing to the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals. It identifies potential indicators that the sector could use to map its level of contribution while also providing a deep-dive analysis on the linkages between ICT and a selection of priority SDGs. This is backed up by a number of detailed case studies. The report concludes with a set of recommendations made to the industry in terms of the sort of innovation and action it should be looking to undertake to make a meaningful contribution across a spectrum of development areas.