More than 50% of the World’s population lives in urban areas, out of which around 90% are located in the coastal regions, which leaves them extremely vulnerable to the effect of climate change. Cities have to come up with adaptation strategies such as renewables technologies, green architecture and regulatory reforms in order to provide a sustainable environment to its inhabitants.
Changing consumer behavior and expectations has lead the tourism industry to take drastic changes in the way they operate and how they deal with their value chain. Travel & Tourism sector as an important pillar of the economy is instrumental in the fight against climate change.
The millennials are taking the world by the storm. As torchbearers for the next development framework, these young people are having a great impact on how entrepreneurship is changing and how the SDGs are being integrated in the businesses at a greater level. With their innovative mindset and approach, these young and budding entrepreneurs seek to make an impact on the world.