DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES AND INNOVATION ARE ESSENTIAL TO DEVELOP ORGANISATIONS, BUSINESSES, COMMUNITIES AND CITIES IN A SUSTAINABLE DIRECTION
Digital for Planet main aims are to:
Boost and support the creation of a global body facilitating dialogue and liaising digital innovators, researchers and policy makers as well as civil society players, media and general audience to create better awareness and stimulate engagement.
Encourage and facilitate the assessment, revision, and adoption of research and innovation results that advance the digital transformation of society while ensuring protection of the ethical, societal, and environmental common good.
Liaise with like-minded associations and individuals of diverse expertise, acting as trusted ICT and Communication partner for them, in order to tackle complex multi-disciplinary challenges associated with innovation and digital transformation at large.
Mentor and advise business entities and public institutions on innovation roadmapping and technology transfer towards sustainable products, services, and business models.
Assist and support policy makers, innovators, and grassroot movements in discussing, disseminating, and creating impact for praiseworthy initiatives through appropriate information and communication events and campaigns.
OUR MISSION & AMBITION
To support the design, development and adoption of innovative and sustainable digital technologies, systems and solutions empowering people, communities and both public and private organisations to address the major social, economic and environmental challenges humanity must face.
While fostering the development of sustainable, open, inclusive, trustworthy, verifiable and ethical digital technologies and solutions, D4P intends to drive and promote their adoption across a variety of domains encouraging environmental awareness and sustainable development. Supporting the development and adoption of green ICT to help develop organisations, businesses, communities and cities in a sustainable direction for:
Achieving net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
Fighting climate change and preserving the environment.
Decoupling the economic growth rate from natural resource consumption rate.
In line with the European Green Deal objectives and the UN Sustainable Development Goals
PAVE THE WAY
to a sustainable digital and resource-efficient economy and society that creates value for all, while protecting limited resources.
Avoid widening inequality
of the global digital divide and instrumental exploitation of information asymmetry for unethical purposes.
Boost, shape and support
the growth of a global community of players, at work for a digitally empowered society in the respect of our planet.
CONNECT AND LIAISE
to foster collaboration and knowledge sharing to increase access to and development of sustainable digital technologies.