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Investments in Technology that Help Social Impacts

Technology has revolutionised society in ways undreamt of even two decades ago. With the rise of automation and digital interconnectivity, we are currently believed to be living through the early stages of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, with many governments and industries adapting to the possibilities and challenges it brings with it.

Which SDG have we made the most progress on according to the UN?

Even before the outbreak of the pandemic, the United Nations has been one of the leading organisations which has been emphasising the need for a response to some of the world’s biggest challenges. The Secretary-General has called on the collective response of countries and people to tackle the scale of the problems which could have irreversible effects. This saw the introduction of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which provide a blueprint to achieve and provide a more sustainable future for us all.

5 Companies that support the Black Lives Matter movement

#BLM is making waves through the corporate world and these companies are pioneering the fight for change.

European Space Agency launches its mission for greater diversity

The ESA will target women and people with disabilities as we enter a new age of space exploration.

Meet the top 5 sustainable designers at London Fashion Week

With fashion having a big influence over our everyday lives, these designers are ensuring how we can look good whilst also helping the planet.

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweal becomes Director General of WTO

This will see her also become the first ever African and female to be appointed into the role.

The UK just announced its biggest-ever direct commitment to tackle climate change in Africa

The government has put forward ambitious plans to address rising temperatures across the continent.

How countries around the world are adopting renewable energy

The mapping of a sustainable future through ambitious goals and innovation.

Here is what Biden’s Presidency means for the LGBTQ+ community

The 46th president of the United States has already launched ambitious plans to initiate change, targeting ending discrimination and pledges to enact the Equality Act.

OPINION: Here’s why the world cannot be saved without women

From fresh perspectives to driven changemakers, unlocking the potential of half the world’s population will pave the way for a more prosperous future.

How technology holds the key to generating impact like never before

Through strong investment from governments and organisations, technology can address many of the world’s pressing issues.

Widespread COVID-19 testing could prove pivotal in economic recovery

With lockdowns set to ease and countries looking to return to normal, ensuring that testing is efficient will prevent any further setbacks which could have devastating consequences.

Partner companies Sterling Global & The World We Want establish Amena headquarters in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Sterling Global, the multi-award-winning global business strategy and communications consultancy and The World We Want (WWW), the purpose-driven global social impact enterprise launched to accelerate the achievement of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030.

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