It was quite the recognition: CTL was asked to present its approach during the ITU's 'Green Standards Week'. The week's focus is on “Linking circular economy and industry 4.0”, CTL was proudly sharing the stage with UN departments, the leading institute of Basel and many government officials, talking about ways to tackle e-waste in emerging markets.
We used this important event to explain that our work can serve as a first step towards circular telecom and invited lawmakers and multinationals to support our work and share networks.
ITU's global platform aims to raise awareness of the importance of and opportunities for using ICT to protect the environment and unlock the potential of circular economy. It brings together leading specialists in the field, from top policy-makers to engineers, standards experts, academia and others.