|Thematic Workshop - Role of ICT in the Sustainable Development Goals: Lessons Learned and Approaches.
Geneva, Switzerland, Room A, ITU Tower, 2-6 May 2016.
The international community has agreed on 17 integrated Sustainable Development Goals and 169 targets for achieving a sustainable future. These goals and targets balance the three dimensions of sustainable development: the economic, social and environmental. These goals and targets will stimulate action over the next 15 years in areas of critical importance for humanity and the planet. Now, it has been accepted that ICTs are key catalysts and enablers for all three pillars of sustainable development. ICTs have crucial role for achieving the SDGs.
In this workshop, the panelists explain their viewpoints, experiences, and possible approaches to harness the power of ICTs in realizing the sustainable goals and human-centric development