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Utilizing satellites to bring electricity to the most vulnerable groups

UN SDG:LearnPodcast

23/06/2022

Camila dos Santos Gonçalves Grace Chenxin Liu

Listen to Camila Gonçalves and Grace Chenxin Liu, who are both high school students who proposed to use space satellites to help provide electricity to the most vulnerable groups in Sub-Saharan Africa, where most of the people who do not have access to electricity live.

Can blockchain technology help achieve the SDGs?

UN SDG:LearnPodcast

19/05/2022

Thy-Diep "Yip" Ta, Co-Founder

Blockchain technology has been leveraged in humanitarian settings to deliver cash to beneficiaries, eliminate illegal fishing, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions. But what makes this technology a viable option to achieve the SDGs? Listen to Thy-Diep "Yip" Ta of UNIT Ventures to learn more.

How can we a positive future with Artificial Intelligence?

UN SDG:LearnPodcast

06/05/2022

Jeanne Lim, CEO

Artificial intelligence has been used in disaster responses and prevention. It also has the potential to achieve 134 targets of the SDGs. But there are also several issues around AI that humans fear of. In this episode, Jeanne Lim of beingAI talks about a compassionate AI for a sustainable future.

Science, Technology, and Innovation (STI) Forum of the United Nations

UN SDG:LearnPodcast

03/05/2022

Mr. Sergiy Kyslytsya, the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Mr. Kennedy Godfrey Gastorn, the Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Tanzania to the United Nations

Science and technology intricately mesh together with society. You cannot see one without the other. In this episode, we speak with the Science, Technology, and Innovation co-chairs of the STI Forum–Ambassador Sergiy Kyslytsya and Ambassador Kennedy Godfrey Gastorn to talk about STI for the future.