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At Ericsson, we believe that access to communication is a basic human need and that technology is a driver to improve people’s lives. We’re deeply committed to using our technology and expertise to empower communities and drive sustainable change. It was only natural, then, that we were early supporters and adopters of the Sustainable Development….

Earlier this year I attended an event in London on the theme of girls in education and had the pleasure of meeting Simon Muskett, who was also there to represent Ericsson at our Connect to Learn stand. We’ve kept in touch, and he’s given me great insight into our Connect to Learn and volunteer programs…..

In celebration of 15 years of disaster relief work with Ericsson Response, we spoke with Martin Falebrand, an experienced Ericsson Response volunteer who has undertaken numerous humanitarian crisis missions around the world. On April 25, 2015, a devastating earthquake struck Nepal, killing more than 8,000 people and leaving many more injured or without a home…..

Editor’s note: Today we are featuring an interview with Mark Armstrong, who leads the Ericsson WIDER support team, about his work with Ericsson Response. When disaster strikes, people from around the world come together to help those in need. Ericsson Response is a way for Ericsson employees to answer the call, and bring their unique….

“Embedding the Global Goals in business strategy will make companies better.” – Hans Vestberg On Friday, our CEO Hans Vestberg and I joined the conversation on sustainable development with global leaders and executives at the SDG Business Forum, held in conjunction with the UN Sustainable Development Summit. The event brought together executives, world leaders, heads….

World Water Week is an annual event in Stockholm that serves as a focal point for discussions around global water issues. This year is the jubilee year for both Water Week and the Stockholm Water Prize, and the theme was Water for Development. Organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), World Water Week brings….