GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

Meet BlueSea Robotics: The start-up building cleaning robots to make the shipping industry more sustainable
/ Artificial Intelligence, Environment & Climate change, Health, Innovation & Creativity, Robotics for Good

Meet BlueSea Robotics: The start-up building cleaning robots to make the shipping industry more sustainable

The latest ITU AI For Good Innovation Factory is supporting start-ups that are using artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics to ...
Autonomous drones saving lives and powering disaster preparedness
/ Artificial Intelligence, Environment & Climate change, Health, Smart Cities

Autonomous drones saving lives and powering disaster preparedness

Last week marked the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction. Held every October 13, the day raises awareness about world ...
How AI-powered robots are unlocking the secrets of the Universe
/ Artificial Intelligence, Innovation & Creativity, Space

How AI-powered robots are unlocking the secrets of the Universe

The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) is critical when it comes to the sustained exploration of space. AI is increasingly ...
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 ...
How AI is helping indigenous languages survive and thrive
/ Culture, Education, Ethics, Inclusivity

How AI is helping indigenous languages survive and thrive

By Erin Kalejs  Language matters, it’s primarily how we communicate and connect with others. According to a study done by ...
Groundbreaking Report Highlights Artificial Intelligence in Africa
/ Data, Education, Environment & Climate change, Health, Innovation & Creativity

Groundbreaking Report Highlights Artificial Intelligence in Africa

The new State of AI in Africa Report created by the AI Media Group from South Africa, offers an analytical ...
Looking towards the future of Robots for Good
/ Environment & Climate change, Health, Innovation & Creativity, Robotics for Good

Looking towards the future of Robots for Good

By Guillem Martínez Roura As robots move from pure imagination to rapid implementation in more and more facets of daily ...
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 ...