GOAL 15: Life on Land

Robotics and AI to predict and fight wildfires
/ Artificial Intelligence, Robotics for Good, Smart Cities

Robotics and AI to predict and fight wildfires

With global warming, wildfires are becoming more frequent and intense. Current risk management systems are insufficiently equipped to cope with ...
5 ways Artificial Intelligence can protect our planet
/ Environment & Climate change

5 ways Artificial Intelligence can protect our planet

By Erin Kalejs  Last week, the United Nations issued stark warnings about the fate of our planet, as climate change ...
How can AI help protect and sustain our global forest ecosystems
/ Environment & Climate change, Health, Innovation & Creativity, Smart Cities

How can AI help protect and sustain our global forest ecosystems

By Pierre-Adrien Hanania and Sarah Kennedy, Capgemini Forests are crucial in our fight against the climate crisis Since 1990, the ...
How AI is advancing the energy transition to net-zero
/ Energy, Environment & Climate change, Innovation & Creativity

How AI is advancing the energy transition to net-zero

By Erin Kalejs  Artificial intelligence (AI) might not be the first tool that comes to mind when thinking about the ...
ITU and FAO’s new report investigates AI’s positive impact on agriculture
/ Artificial Intelligence, Food

ITU and FAO’s new report investigates AI’s positive impact on agriculture

By Erin Kalejs  According to the United Nations the world's population will increase by 2 billion people by 2050, requiring ...
Meet Brahm Works: A winning startup using AI to decarbonize India’s agriculture sector
/ Environment & Climate change, Innovation & Creativity

Meet Brahm Works: A winning startup using AI to decarbonize India’s agriculture sector

Earlier this month ITU’s AI For Good Innovation Factory showcased start-ups that are using artificial intelligence (AI) to decarbonize agriculture ...
Meet OKO Finance: AI for Good Innovation Factory winner improving lives of farmers in Africa
/ Digital Economy, Environment & Climate change

Meet OKO Finance: AI for Good Innovation Factory winner improving lives of farmers in Africa

Discover how artificial Intelligence (AI) and mobile technologies are improving farmers livelihoods in emerging markets. Last month, ITU’s AI for ...
Making good on the Sustainable Development Goals with the promise of Artificial Intelligence
/ Environment & Climate change, Health

Making good on the Sustainable Development Goals with the promise of Artificial Intelligence

From monitoring environmental changes and measuring waste, to predicting poverty and even helping health workers during the pandemic, it is ...