UN Sustainable Development Goal #13

Climate Action

There are many ways that digital applications can help take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. Some examples include:

  1. Carbon footprint calculators: These apps allow individuals to track their carbon emissions and make changes to reduce their impact on the environment.
  2. Renewable energy sources: Apps can help people find and invest in renewable energy sources, such as solar panels or wind turbines.
  3. Transportation: Apps that promote carpooling and the use of public transportation can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions from transportation.
  4. Food waste reduction: Apps that help people plan their meals and track expiration dates can help reduce food waste, which is a major contributor to climate change.
  5. Education and awareness: Apps can provide information and resources to help educate people about climate change and encourage them to take action to reduce their impact on the environment.
  6. Climate data and monitoring: Apps can help gather and disseminate data on climate change and its impacts, which can be used to inform policy decisions and other efforts to address the problem.