Climate change is the greatest threat humanity has ever faced. As part of the mobile industry’s commitment to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, SDG 13 Climate Action has become a critical point of focus.
Mobile technology is playing an important role in mitigating the effects of climate change, through the industry purpose of Intelligently Connecting Everyone and Everything to a #BetterFuture.
The mobile industry is proud to announce, it is taking unprecedented, collaborative action to be fully transparent about its own climate impacts. The industry is further developing a pathway to allow operators to set science-based targets to reach net zero GHG emissions by 2050 at the latest.
Yet, this commitment is not new; mobile operators have been pushing innovative mobile solutions to counter the climate crisis for years, working with the international community, governments and NGO’s to accelerate impact.
The following video encapsulates the work of mobile operators around the world, in the fight to urgently address the effects of this global issue.
This is our story so far.