Sustainability

A society where every person is afforded equal opportunities and no individual is left behind, from a holistic and all-encompassing perspective.

Recognised Necessity, Challenging Implementation

Recognised Necessity,
Challenging Implementation

Non-Existent Sustainability Initiatives for Startups

Complicated, irrelevant and ESG-focused initiatives which do not adequately address players in the digital economy.

Lack of Recognised Sustainability Standards

Disenfranchised methodology to define, measure and track progress of sustainability efforts.

Limited Access to Funding and Resources

Lack of meaningful interaction between sustainability-focused venture capitalists and impact-focused projects.

Sustainability and Growth are Interdependent in the Digital Economy

Sustainability and Growth are Interdependent in the Digital Economy

The ‘anti-ESG’ narrative is gathering pace, with many companies targeting cheap green financing solutions. Businesses must consider how to future-proof their sustainability initiatives. This cannot be done via a “box-ticking” exercise and pragmatic, actionable goals need to be established. The need for this is amplified in the digital economy where transparency and interoperability are hallmarks of technology. 

“When individuals consciously embrace acting in the best interests of the community, rather than their singular benefit, there will naturally be a preservation of resources for future generations. 

This is best defined as the ‘commons protocol’ – a way of behaving where individuals act out of choice and not coercion, leading to a sustainable and equitable future for society.”

– Vinothan Thevarasoo
CSO, Digital Insights Sustainability

Empowering Businesses with the Freedom to Sustain

Empowering Businesses with the Freedom to Sustain

Our holistic approach allows businesses to define their own sustainability strategy along with the relevant metrics to analyse and track their progress.

Accelerating Sustainable Growth through Digital Technologies

Accelerating Sustainable Growth through Digital Technologies

Sustainability Framework for Startups

High-level, research-backed digital sustainability assessment models allowing for startups to understand sustainability and how it aligns with their business objectives.

Tailored Solutions Developed with Proprietary Technology

Bespoke strategies developed for clients to define, identify and track sustainability metrics based on trusted data and proprietary technology.

Sustainability Portal as a Collaboration Platform

Trademarked digital platform bringing all stakeholders in the ecosystem to interact, collaborate and leverage each other for sustainable growth.

Artificial Intelligence and Sustainability:
A Path to Harmonious coexistence

Artificial Intelligence and Sustainability:
A Path to Harmonious coexistence

As AI becomes an integral part of our daily lives, playing a pivotal role in resolving complex issues, the responsibility to ensure its sustainability grows ever more pressing. By sustainability, we imply not only reducing the ecological impact of AI, but also ensuring its evolution and implementation aligns with societal and ethical principles.

Ethics and Social Responsibility in AI Development

Sustainable AI involves ensuring that its evolution and implementation align with ethical and social ideals. AI holds enormous potential to enrich our lives, but without responsible development and deployment, it could perpetuate existing biases or even create new ones. 

For instance, facial recognition technology has been met with criticism for perpetuating racial biases, and AI algorithms used in criminal justice and hiring decisions have been shown to be biased against certain groups.

Aligning AI with Social and Ethical Goals

To address these challenges and ensure that AI aligns with social and ethical goals, interdisciplinary collaboration is crucial. Researchers from various fields, including computer science, ethics, and policy, must come together to find solutions. 

Digital Insights Sustainability serves as a beacon of hope, with members of the DI ecosystem working on projects aimed at assessing the environmental impact of AI, making AI systems more sustainable, and aligning AI with the Sustainable Development Goals.

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Our Approach

Holistic and community driven, we integrate sustainability as a core tenet within existing business models, uplifting brand value and positioning for our clients.

About Us

Our deep domain expertise and network of ecosystem partners allows us to develop high quality and purpose-led solutions.

The Evolution of Sustainability

How will it evolve in the digital economy?