Wednesday July 18, 2018 | News, News - Sustainable and Responsible Leadership
Mobile has the power to transform lives. In my role as Director General of the GSMA, I have seen firsthand how mobile can empower women by making them feel safer and more connected and by giving them access to information and life-enhancing opportunities, often for the first time. Last year, I had the opportunity to […]
Tuesday June 12, 2018 | News, News - Industry Engagement
As part of its role within the W20 (Women 20) group, the GSMA has backed a series of recommendations to promote digital inclusion for women to be presented to the G20 member states later this year. The GSMA is Topic Chair of the Digital Inclusion theme within the W20, which is advising the G20 on […]
Friday April 27, 2018 | News, News - Industry Engagement
The GSMA celebrated the annual ITU International Girls in ICT Day with a series of events across its global footprint aimed at encouraging and empowering young women to explore career opportunities in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) areas and helping companies worldwide reap the benefits of greater female participation in the tech sector. The day […]
Thursday March 1, 2018 | News, News - #CaseForChange
The #CaseForChange has now travelled over 130,000km around the world, capturing impactful stories of how mobile is transforming lives. For the teams on the ground, this amazing journey provided the opportunity to be brought into the world of these individuals. To reflect on this experience, team members highlighted their journey in a series of blogs.
Thursday February 8, 2018 | News, News - #BetterFuture, News - Industry Engagement
To wrap up 2017, the GSMA, the UN Foundation and the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data met with UN agencies and country missions to discuss the actual and potential contribution of partnerships and data to a better world. The GSMA shared concrete examples of how an industry sector is using partnerships and data to […]
Tuesday November 21, 2017 | News, News - #BetterFuture, News - Industry Engagement
For World Children’s Day 2017, UNICEF launched its #KidsTakeOver campaign. The campaign enabled children to take over key roles in politics, media, business and more to voice their support for less fortunate children around the world. In support of the campaign, the Case For Change contributed a blog highlighting the valuable role of mobile in […]
Saturday July 1, 2017 | News - Sustainable and Responsible Leadership
A GSMA Ambassador, Kaan Terzioglu, CEO of Turkcell, recently shared the personal story behind his vision of leadership. A commitment to helping to empower refugees now living in Turkey and the opportunities he sees for the mobile industry to develop solutions on a large scale are critical to this vision.