ITU-D Environment

Creating a circular economy for electronics and greening digital transformation

As we become more connected, responsible innovation and environmental and circular considerations must become integral in the design, development, and deployment of digital technologies to address climate change, and transition to a green and circular economy. With rapid growth of our digital society and increasing use of electrical and electronic equipment, e-waste and the ICT sector’s carbon footprint has grown rapidly. The ITU-D Circular Economy, Environment and Climate Change programme covers the operation of activities and issues related to e-waste management through policy and regulation, data and statistics, and the role of ICTs in enhancing environmental sustainability for climate action.

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