Sustainable Development Goals

Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

Young people are disproportionately engaged in low-quality jobs with fewer opportunities for permanent employment. Moreover, two billion people globally are “unbanked” and lack access to formal financial services. When low-income workers and poor families gain access to basic financial services (e.g. savings, credit), they take the first step towards greater security. Simple and inexpensive technologies to support job searches and local banking could quickly improve many people’s opportunities for work and economic growth.

Shashank Rai, Chief Technology Officer at UNICC speaking on the Stellar Development Foundation's Meridian 2022 Conference panel.

UNICC and UNHCR at the Stellar Meridian 2022 Blockchain Conference

UNICC was proud to participate in the Stellar Development Foundation’s Meridian 2022 Conference, called “The Urgency of Doing,” between 11-13 October in Rome, Italy. The Stellar Development Foundation (SDF) is a non-profit organization supporting the development and growth of the…

Nov 2, 20225 min read
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UNICC Builds Mandate Review and Management System to Support UN Secretariat Business Processes

UN Secretariat business processes mapped and systematized through M365 The UN system is experiencing digital transformation at every level. It is benefiting from cloud-based technologies to streamline its business workflows and provide cost-efficiencies, smart solutions using new technologies, and ensuring…

Aug 12, 20226 min read

Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all