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World Telecommunication & Information Society Day: Digital Innovation for Sustainable Development

Today marks World Telecommunication & Information Society Day, which celebrates international progress in the ITU’s mission of driving inclusive digital...

17 May 2024 Opinion
World Telecommunication & Information Society Day: Digital Innovation for Sustainable Development
Indonesia Policy Briefings on Deforestation 2022-23

Indonesia Policy Briefings on Deforestation 2022-23

Access Partnership’s Economics Strategy Team has had the privilege of working extensively with the Tropical Forest Alliance over the past...

31 Aug 2023 Reports
AI for Sustainability: Achieving Net-Zero and Nature-Positive Goals

AI for Sustainability: Achieving Net-Zero and Nature-Positive Goals

Discover the critical role that artificial intelligence (AI) plays in driving global sustainability efforts. Gain insights into how AI can...

24 Aug 2023 AI Policy Lab events
Green Data Centers: APAC/US/EU Sustainability Measures 2023

Green Data Centers: APAC/US/EU Sustainability Measures 2023

From powering the Internet to promoting the digital economy, data centers (DCs) represent a key infrastructure for digital transformation. Governments...

15 Aug 2023 Reports
Avoiding a COP-out: How the UAE can ensure COP28 delivers

Avoiding a COP-out: How the UAE can ensure COP28 delivers

A gameplan to breathe new life into COP28. COP28 was poised to be the pivotal climate conference, vital for the...

27 Jul 2023 Reports
Access Alert: GSR-23 – The Way Forward for Regulators

Access Alert: GSR-23 – The Way Forward for Regulators

Introduction The International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-23) took place from 5-8 June 2023 in Sharm el-Sheikh,...

30 Jun 2023 Opinion
Access Alert: Launch of the Astra Carta and the Memorandum of Principles to promote space sustainability

Access Alert: Launch of the Astra Carta and the Memorandum of Principles to promote space sustainability

On 28 June 2023, one year after the UK government’s announcement of its Plan for Space Sustainability, His Majesty King...

29 Jun 2023 Opinion
Enhancing Traveller Mobility Through Technology and Innovation

Enhancing Traveller Mobility Through Technology and Innovation

Enhancing traveller mobility through technology and innovation has become a key focus in the travel industry. Advances in technology have...

15 May 2023 Opinion
Sustainability Conversations | Addressing the challenge of green conflict minerals

Sustainability Conversations | Addressing the challenge of green conflict minerals

What they are and why they matter An important environmental trade-off to manage in the energy transition towards renewables is...

10 May 2023 Opinion
Driving Space Sustainability: Encouraging the engagement of the private sector on international dialogue

Driving Space Sustainability: Encouraging the engagement of the private sector on international dialogue

The space ecosystem is growing exponentially: more launchers and more satellites enter orbit every year, with increased concerns around space...

27 Apr 2023 Opinion
Sustainability Conversations: What the new Global Biodiversity Framework for 2030 means in numbers

Sustainability Conversations: What the new Global Biodiversity Framework for 2030 means in numbers

The UN Convention on Biological Diversity’s (CBD) 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) was held from 7-19 December 2022 in...

7 Jan 2023 Opinion
Understanding climate-smart, regenerative, and nature-based solutions for agriculture in Southeast Asia

Understanding climate-smart, regenerative, and nature-based solutions for agriculture in Southeast Asia

On Tuesday, July 26, 2022, Grow Asia and Padang & Co hosted the second webinar of their Digital Learning series...

27 Jul 2022 Opinion
Sustainability Conversations: Top 5 takeaways from Davos 2022

Sustainability Conversations: Top 5 takeaways from Davos 2022

Last week, some 2,000 business leaders and policymakers were in Davos for the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) annual meeting, held...

2 Jun 2022 Opinion
Sustainability Conversations: what the IPCC report means in numbers

Sustainability Conversations: what the IPCC report means in numbers

The climate crisis should be at the forefront of all we do. As part of our Sustainability Conversations op-eds, we...

26 May 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | UN Announces Creation of an Expert Group to Scrutinise Net-Zero Emission Pledges

Access Alert | UN Announces Creation of an Expert Group to Scrutinise Net-Zero Emission Pledges

The United Nations (UN) recently announced the creation of an expert group with the purpose of analysing corporate pledges on...

18 May 2022 Opinion
Green data centres: Singapore’s sustainable data centre opportunity

Green data centres: Singapore’s sustainable data centre opportunity

This report was originally published by AlphaBeta, part of Access Partnership on 26 April 2022. Several key drivers enable the...

26 Apr 2022 Reports
Achieving Sustainable Development Goals: The Role of OTT Platforms

Achieving Sustainable Development Goals: The Role of OTT Platforms

Governments across the world are committed to achieving emissions reduction targets by 2030. Technology companies have presented themselves as part...

24 Mar 2022 Opinion
Harnessing the Digital Economy for a Sustainable Future

Harnessing the Digital Economy for a Sustainable Future

How policymakers can drive post-pandemic recovery through technology-driven change As most economies start seeing the end of the COVID-19 tunnel,...

3 Mar 2022 Opinion
Tech Policy Trends 2022 | Post-COP26: Enforcing Accountability Through Standards

Tech Policy Trends 2022 | Post-COP26: Enforcing Accountability Through Standards

This year’s COP26 didn’t result in the meaningful achievements that many climate experts were hoping for. Countries are not on...

25 Jan 2022 Opinion
Opportunities for Businesses to Drive Sustainability in APAC

Opportunities for Businesses to Drive Sustainability in APAC

The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region has a diverse range of sustainability initiatives and policies. In our previous article, we focused on...

17 Jan 2022 Opinion