Tech & Sustainability: Everyone’s Included forum explores the role of technology in sustainable development
Co-hosted by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), Huawei convened ‘Tech & Sustainability: Everyone’s Included’ forum. During the forum, Huawei released its 2020 Sustainability Report and announced Seeds for the Future Program 2.0, and declared its commitment to invest US$150 million in talent development over the next five years. The Seeds for the Future Program 2.0 will target more than 3 million additional people including university students and young people to enhance their digital skills. The forum, which was attended by key industry leaders, tackled various topics including how digital technologies will play an integral role in promoting inclusiveness and equality, how digital solutions will help transform education systems worldwide, how shifting to a circular economy and achieving sustainable development is a common goal for all countries, and how digital technologies are important enablers of energy conservation and emissions reduction in other industries.