The HCL Group and UNLEASH have announced a year-long partnership to bring together youth and develop innovative solutions to conserve aquatic ecosystems, a global innovation program for the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The goal of these solutions will be to address sinks (oceans and seas) from sources (mountains and glaciers) and their links to terrestrial ecosystems, according to a statement.
“… UNLEASH and HCL will collaborate to establish a year of youth-led action. In particular, the partnership will allow young people to create solutions that integrate SDG 14 (life underwater) and SDG 15 (life on land) and explore integration with other SDGs, “the statement said.
Throughout the process, they will be guided by industry experts and will receive hands-on support to ensure that solutions are relevant to the context and feasible in practice.
The HCL Group is working through HCL Technologies, HCL Infosystems and HCL Healthcare on business presence and social issues through its social development organizations, including the Shiv Nadar Foundation and the Habitats Trust and its CSR branch – the HCL Foundation. In SDG. The statement added, “With the expansion of experience across various sectors and its overall and strong sustainability credentials, the group is a suitable partner for successfully advancing UNLEASH’s SDGs innovation efforts.
Commenting on the partnership, Roshni Nader Malhotra, CEO of HCL and Chairperson of HCL Technologies, said: Sustainable Efforts ”, Roshni Nadar Trustee of Shiv Nadar Foundation and Founder of Habitats Trust.