The Scoping Study Workshop “Digitization to Advance Sustainability” was held online on February 24th. The German Environment Agency (UBA), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), and the World Economic Forum (the Forum) organized this high-level workshop within the research framework of the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED) as the main event of the scoping study. The workshop brought global experts together to discuss how digitization enabled technological and societal innovations for sustainability in the context of China and beyond. Structured in three sessions, the nexus of digitalisation and sustainability, innovative digital solutions as well as green technologies for low-carbon development and greening the digital sector were discussed.
Innovation, Sustainable Production and Consumption