United Nations stories - Page 2
United Nations' telco union launches ICT data and report library
New digital library launched by the @ITU provides access to key global ICT data and reports worldwide. #DigitalLibrary #ICTData.
Australia gets behind the global fight for gender equality
Aussie Women's Minister to amp global gender equality drive at UN CSW62.
Only 20% of e-waste is recycled - and this needs to change, says United Nations
A new report reveals that e-waste is a growing crisis, with 44.7 million metric tonnes generated in 2016, and a further increase predicted for 2021.
New data center to improve statistics on forced refugee displacement
Almost 90% of refugees live in the developing world and more than half of those are displaced for more than four years.
Robots in diplomacy: Super-robot sits in on UN meeting
At a UN debate on AI's future, Sophia the robot's attendance sparks discussions on ethics and global inequality in tech distribution.
Volvo’s ground-breaking EV strategy embraced by the UN
Volvo recognised by UN for groundbreaking electrification strategy as it becomes LEAD member of Global Compact.
Sydney charges ahead as a global FinTech leader, Melbourne not far behind
FinTech Australia welcomes strong performance by Sydney and Melbourne in latest Global Financial Centres Index.
Musk tries to avoid Judgment Day by calling for a ban on killer-robots
Elon Musk calls for complete ban on killer-robots, including drones and remote-tanks, in open letter to the United Nations.
UNCTAD's eCommerce Week: Will a robot take my job?
Global leaders gather at UNCTAD's eCommerce Week to debate opportunities and challenges of digital transformation.