Tech Solutions Related To UN SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
UN Sustainable Development Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth, aims to promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment, and decent work for all. Learn more about Decent Work and Economic Growth in the US in our interactive report. Contact us for insights related to the 33,661 US organizations addressing UN SDG 8.
Discover tech solutions related to economic mobility, mentorship, workplace safety, equal opportunity and other key areas of workforce development below.
Our tech connects people facing housing insecurity and financial distress with public benefit jobs from trusted local nonprofits. We coordinate immediate, entry-level jobs that people can perform on their own time, in their own communities. Our constituents automatically build up digital resumes, allowing them to create credibility with landlords and future full-time employers.
Symba is an all-in-one platform that helps organizations streamline the management of their talent development programs, including internships, fellowships, and apprenticeships. On Symba, teams can easily onboard, manage projects, design training curriculum, and foster community amongst all program participants. Sign up for a demo here: https://symba.io/schedule-a-demo/
RiseKit’s software connects entry-to mid-level job candidates to jobs, training programs, and supportive services to rise above all the barriers to employment while providing analytics for employers, nonprofits, and grant makers. We believe all Americans should have access to a career path.
Comprehensive supply chain knowledge is crucial to ensure products are safe, sustainable, and responsibly sourced—from raw material to finished good. Transparency-One help companies trace their supply chain network, increase supplier engagement, and ensure compliant, responsible sourcing. This leads to safer facilities, more sustainable and ethical goods, reduced risks, and greater visibility.
GovInvest's mission is to help governments solve their unfunded pension, OPEB, and debt problems. We solve these problems through our proprietary software package, which clearly visualizes costs and liabilities on a robust analytical platform. Additionally, we compile these results in easy-to-understand actuarial reports to communicate with councilmembers and other stakeholders.
Code the Dream offers free intensive training in software development to people from diverse low-income backgrounds. In CTD Labs, our coders work with experienced mentors to hone those skills by building apps and technology platforms for a range of startups, nonprofits and government clients.
AnnieCannons transforms survivors of human trafficking and gender-based violence into software engineers. Our training programs promote the economic empowerment of survivors to live a lifetime free of exploitation. Hire us to build quality apps and websites at reasonable prices, and all service fees make a direct positive impact on the lives of marginalized people.
Intentionalist is an online guide to intentional spending that supports small businesses and diverse local communities. We make it easy for you to find local restaurants, bars, gyms, shops, and more owned by women, people of color, veterans, LGBTQ, families, and differently abled people.
Deed is a workplace giving and volunteering platform that puts people first, because user experience shouldn’t stand between you and doing good. We help social impact and DEIB teams foster genuine human connection by empowering employees to support causes they care about together in-person and online. Backed by Paypal, our Fortune 500 partners give to +2 million nonprofits with ease.
Processim Labs develops college-level educational games. Simulations of complex processes designed specifically for mobile devices that enable students to learn by doing. Medica Scientific® is an Operations Management simulation that mimics a medical devices manufacturing company. The business simulation places students in a decision-making environment based on real-world business cases.