As EU nations face renewed criticism for illegally exporting e-waste to developing nations, Switzerland’s voluntary ‘take-back’ system is tackling the growing environmental issue head-on.

Sorting e-waste at Swico © ITU News/E. Skvortsova

The COVID-19 pandemic has further jeopardized the lives of refugees, but collaborative tech solutions to map refugee settlements is having an impact.

Grandmother and baby at Bardarash refugee camp, Iraq (December 2019)
Copyright: Lucy Spencer

How Eleanor Spencer is finding ‘ideas to save the sea’, 483 kilometers away from the nearest coast.

Conducting field research © Eleanor Spencer

Could Aadhaar be a model for emerging markets worldwide?

© Julie Marchand/ ITU News

Lucy Spencer

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