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July 18, 2018

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Closing the mobile gender gap

Mats Granryd Director General, GSMA Mobile has the power to transform lives. In my role as Director General of the GSMA,...

W20 and GSMA call for closing the digital gender gap

June 12, 2018

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GSMA and W20 announce call to action to close digital gender gap ahead of G20 Summit

As part of its role within the W20 (Women 20) group, the GSMA has backed a series of recommendations to promote digital ...

Big Data for Social Good blog World Telecoms Day 2018

May 17, 2018

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Blog: How AI and Big Data are tackling the health impacts of urbanisation

The theme of the ITU’s World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2018 is ‘AI For Good’. To m...

GSMA marks Girls in ICT Day around the world in support of SDG 5.

April 27, 2018

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GSMA marks Girls in ICT Day

The GSMA celebrated the annual ITU International Girls in ICT Day with a series of events across its global footprint ...

GSMA Case For Change blog series

March 1, 2018

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Blog series: Experiencing the #CaseForChange

The #CaseForChange has now travelled over 130,000km around the world, capturing impactful stories of how mobile is trans...

GSMA Big Data for Social Good successful trials Telenor, Bharti Airtel and Telefonica

February 26, 2018

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GSMA announces successful first wave of trials for Big Data for Social Good

The GSMA has achieved significant progress in the first trials of its Big Data for Social Good initiative by Bharti Airt...

February 26, 2018

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World Bank Group and GSMA announce partnership to leverage IOT Big Data for development

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced today that the institution would partner with the GSMA and mobile netw...

Supporting the SDGs through data and partnerships blog

February 8, 2018

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Blog: Supporting the SDGs through the Power of Data

To wrap up 2017, the GSMA, the UN Foundation and the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data met with UN age...

The Case For Change supports UNICEF's World Children's Day #KidsTakeOver campaign

November 21, 2017

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Blog: World Children’s Day

For World Children’s Day 2017, UNICEF launched its #KidsTakeOver campaign. The campaign enabled children to take o...

Big Data for Social Good press release at UN General Assembly 2017

September 20, 2017

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The GSMA announces new developments in the Big Data for Social Good initiative

At the United Nations General Assembly Week, the GSMA today announced new developments in its Big Data for Social Good i...