Empowering millennials in Peru to take action volunteering

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

In this way, through our efforts to build active citizenship, open democracies and facilitate citizen diplomacy processes, we generate positive changes that contribute to the global process by 2030,” Rosario states of the organization’s mission. By Jewelle Saunders.

Water quality and distribution monitoring software Ketos raises $18 million

TechCrunch

Microsoft commits to putting more water than it consumes back into the ecosystems where it operates by 2030.

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YC’s First Virtual IIT Tour

Y Combinator

By 2030, India will be one of the most important economies in the world, and the Indian startup founders of today will play a huge role in accelerating the country’s growth and global reach. We’re excited to announce that we’ll be hosting our first series of virtual talks at 6 IITs this fall.

Impact Hub Montréal rebrands as they switch to regional focus

Impact Hub

Continuing their commitment to the achievement and progress of the SDGs, they will now do so under the name Accélérer 2030 pour le Québec. Impact Hub Montréal has been committed to being a driver for the achievements of the SDGs through multi-stakeholder convening.

Embracing the Circular Economy: One EO Entrepreneur’s Story

Entrepreneurs' Organization

The SDGs are 17 goals and 169 targets to wipe out poverty, fight inequality and tackle climate change by 2030. Earth’s population is expected to swell to 9 billion people by 2030. Integral to the Entrepreneurs’ Organization’s core beliefs is our commitment to making a positive difference in the world—exemplified by our pledge to support the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Can Coworking Spaces Save Shopping Malls from the Retail Apocalypse?

Deskmag

Whilst this might be an innovative environment for coworking spaces, the arrangement also forms part of the retail industry’s move towards a new shopping mall model emerging in 2030. Coworking spaces have served a plethora of modern workers through physical spaces. There have been office blocks, private member clubs, coffee shops and more. Now, there’s a new trend on the horizon: coworking spaces in shopping centres.

Taller con Maria Suriano: Reinventemos hacia la Sostenibilidad

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Introduciremos la Agenda 2030 de las Naciones Unidas, sus Objetivos de Desarrollo Sostenible y maneras en las cuales podemos contribuir hacia su cumplimiento, asegurando así, nuestro futuro y el futuro de nuestras empresas. ¿Cuándo? Martes 8 de septiembre a las 3:00 PM hora de El Salvador.

Empoderar a los mileniales de Perú para que actúen mediante el voluntariado

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Así, mediante nuestras labores para crear una ciudadanía activa, fortalecer la democracia y facilitar los procesos de diplomacia ciudadana, generamos cambios positivos que contribuyen al proceso mundial con miras a 2030”, explica Rosario sobre la misión de la organización.

Building bridges towards social cohesion

Impact Hub

This initiative contributes to the 2030 Agenda by strengthening social cohesion in fragmented environments and building bridges between diverse communities through shared projects. . Young people looked at “ How to encourage integration when welcoming refugees in the district of Leganés through culture and art” as part of SDG 10 (Reduced Inequalities) on the 2030 Agenda. How can we strengthen social cohesion in fragmented environments?

The Future of Professional Development

Entrepreneurs' Organization

By 2030, they will make up about 75% of the entire workforce. Written for EO by Kamy Anderson, an ed-tech enthusiast who writes on emerging technologies in the areas of corporate training and education. . Digital natives entering today’s workforce expect companies to provide them opportunities for professional development and learning. In fact, a whopping 94 percent of employees would stay with a company longer if it invested in their careers.

Accelerating Sustainable Food Business Solutions to Reshape Our Cities

Impact Hub

trillion USD by 2030. 2007 marked an important milestone for the Earth’s cities. It happened without us realizing at the time.

How to Start a Podcast: Begin With These 3 Questions

Entrepreneurs' Organization

My co-host and co-founder, Kevin Daisey, and I agreed that our ‘BHAG’ was to grow the company to US$100 million in revenue by 2030. Are you a business owner or entrepreneur thinking about starting a podcast ? For tips and guidance on the topic, we recently talked with Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) members who launched podcasts in 2019.

Has VC Become So Big It Must Be Disrupted?

Tomasz Tunguz

No venture firms have yet gone public, but I wonder if we won’t see that occur before 2030. Nathan Heller published an article called Is Venture Capital Worth the Risk? in the New Yorker. It’s a well-researched critique of the venture industry. The key question he poses is: has the industry become so large that it needs to be disrupted? It’s a thought provoking question and a good opportunity to ask for feedback on how we can imrove.

Impact Hub Joins Alliance to Help Social Entrepreneurs Overcome Impacts of COVID-19

Impact Hub

Impact Hub is one of 40 leading organizations to form ‘COVID Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs’. Alliance has already made USD$75 million available to mitigate impacts of pandemic. Alliance will launch a dashboard with a searchable database of available emergency relief funds. . Members committed to boosting the debate for a more equitable, sustainable future. More information about the COVID Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs here. .

What the Alpbach Forum taught Impact Hub about building businesses of the future

Impact Hub

By 2030, global demand for water will increase by 40% and for energy by 50%. The session had an audience of 250 people and consisted of two round table debates, one covering how businesses can transform to be future ready and the other discussing why businesses should act on the UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Smog in the Balkans, Bushfires in Australia and warm water in Antarctica.

Tulsa’s Virtuoso Software highlights cycle of innovation

Innovation 2 Enterprise

McKinsey reports that the Internet of Things (IoT)— the network of interconnected devices that collect and exchange data—is one of the three most impactful technological advancements we will see before 2030. By Scott Meacham. From cars to refrigerators to doorbells, the machines we use every day are getting smarter every year.

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Post-pandemic, weighing the climate ‘risk’ from energy use

Innovation 2 Enterprise

Worldwide oil demand had been projected to peak in the early 2030’s. By Scott Meacham. I don’t get to write that often about the energy industry; i2E’s charter is to expand Oklahoma’s entrepreneurial ventures in non-traditional sectors to diversify our state’s economy. But this week, benefitting from the sage perspective of C.

AMOpportunities (Dreamit HealthTech S2019) Announces $2.2 Million Series A Round

Dream It

For example, The Association of Medical Colleges predicts that by 2030 there will be a shortage of between 42,600 and 121,300 doctors in the United States. AMOpportunities ( Dreamit HealthTech S2019) recently closed a $2.2 million Series A round of financing. Existing investors OCA Ventures , HealthX Ventures , Wildcat LLC, M25 Group , and The University of Chicago participated in the round. The U.S. healthcare system faces an unprecedented shortage of physicians.

The NESI Forum Comes To Málaga In April 2019

Impact Hub

Documental Ciudad 2030 · New Economy and Climate Change (in Spanish) (24 min).

Techstars Brings Smart Mobility-Focused Accelerator to Turin, Italy

TechStars

The program will be led by Martin Olczyk, previous managing director of the METRO Accelerator for Hospitality powered by Techstars in Berlin, and most recently, Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) for the Arcadis City of 2030 Accelerator, Powered by Techstars located in Amsterdam. Techstars and Compagnia Di San Paolo, Fondazione CRT and the Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center announce Techstars Smart Mobility Accelerator, first Techstars accelerator in Italy. BOULDER, Colo.

TechCrunch: Where top VCs are investing in construction robotics

Dream It

annual spend globally by 2030, we spend a lot of time studying the space finding opportunities that are solving some of the biggest pain points that are hindering the industry. Via TechCrunch by Arman Tabatabai: Venture capital has been flooding the various subverticals under the robotics umbrella in recent years, and the construction space is one of the largest beneficiaries.

Climate Crisis And Our Commitment To Do More

Impact Hub

With an extinction rate around 1,000 times faster than what is ‘normally’ expected and with water scarcity set to displace up to 700 million people by 2030, there is no time to lose. The world is demanding climate action and so are we. Sustainability and impact are interwoven into the Impact Hub network’s DNA. From the designs of our workspaces to our communities’ recycling habits, we’ve taken measures to ensure sustainability is ingrained in our network from day one.

[Virgin Hyperloop in Dezeen] BIG designs Virgin Hyperloop Certification Center for West Virginia

OurCrowd

The aim is to achieve safety certification for the new mode of transport – intended to be ultra-fast, with zero direct emissions – by 2025 and for it to be in operation by 2030.

Role of Education on Climate Change

Impact Hub

But according to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development , children can only explore who they really are once they have become free from the shackles of poverty, ill-health, and gender disparity, among others. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development clearly states the importance of education in fostering empathy for the environment by listing it as its own goal – Sustainable Development Goal 4. The Earth has warmed up steadily since the Industrial Revolution.

Plastic: Solutions in a Complex Industry

Impact Hub

Coca-Cola has also launched its worldwide campaign ‘World Without Waste’ , where the company has promised to collect and recycle the equivalent of 100% of its packaging worldwide and incorporate the use of recycled plastic in the manufacturing of its bottles by 2030. . WWF and Impact Hub join forces for the oceans. This blog post is part of a wider campaign aiming to share knowledge about environmental challenges within our communities.

[Zoomcar in CNBC TV18] Zoomcar allows users to try electric vehicles at short-term rentals, says CEO Greg Moran

OurCrowd

Greg Moran, the co-founder and CEO of Zoomcar, lauded the government’s vision for converting all vehicles in India to EVs by 2030, but believes more needs to be done to create EV awareness and shift the long-standing consumption patterns of the users.

EO Hosts International Entrepreneurial Summit at the United Nations in Support of UN Sustainable Development Goals

Entrepreneurs' Organization

The interactive International Entrepreneurial Summit (IES) focused on supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) —17 goals and 169 targets to eradicate poverty, reverse inequality and halt climate change by 2030. On 25–26 June 2019, EO presented a two-day International Entrepreneurial Summit at the United Nations focused on inspiring, educating and connecting business leaders to promote sustainable business practices.

The house is on fire: the multi-faceted problem of climate change

Impact Hub

In total, health care costs could run up to $4 billion per year by 2030. An area the size of Belgium is burning in the Arctic. Not a day goes by without the news reminding us that we’re facing an environmental emergency in the form of climate change. The evidence is overwhelming: human activity is driving over a million species to extinction, many of which will occur within decades if things continue as they are.

Randi Levin Talks About Coaching During a Transitional Phase + How a Moment of Crisis Can into Gold

Smart Hustle Magazine

Imagine it’s 2030, you look back 10 years at the pandemic of 2020 and your situation. The mid-life crisis. The dead-end job. The job that’s slowly killing you inside. The job, or the small business, that’s now gone because of a completely unpredictable global catastrophe. These are situations that occur at least once in nearly every person’s life. They are what Randi Levin calls “transitional moments,” and they are precisely the reason she calls herself a “transitional coach.”

Plastic: The Problem And Its Impact

Impact Hub

They’ve set the goal to have no plastic in nature by 2030 , counting on circular economy models and system solutions. WWF and Impact Hub join forces for the oceans. This blog post is part of a wider campaign aiming to share knowledge about environmental challenges within our communities. “Plastics have transformed our lives: revolutionized medicine, lighten every car and jumbo jet today, saving fuel—and pollution.

The True Potential of Cleantech: An Interview with Jason Holt

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The market will need to pick the winners, down-selecting the most promising technologies and companies in order to hit aggressive targets like the Renewable Portfolio Standard in California, that specifies for 50% of the state’s electricity to be generated by renewables by 2030. The Cleantech industry is at the vanguard of confronting some of the most important challenges of our time.