Social impact

Brad Smith in Europe: the wrap-up

Saturday marked the end of a busy week for Microsoft President Brad Smith, who concluded his week in Europe in Brussels, after visiting Germany, Denmark, Poland and the UK. Throughout the week, Brad reinforced Microsoft’s position on trust and security, following his previous call for a Digital Geneva Convention, with … Read more »

Transforming healthcare in Europe

Europe needs a health check. We have rapid population growth, by almost two million a year, combined with an aging population – an increase in over 65s by 2.3% over the last ten years (Eurostat). Our healthcare services are under strain like never before, as demand rapidly outstrips supply. Accessing … Read more »

Greeks get green – putting nature in citizens’ hands

Green spaces are fundamental to urban living. They provide us with places to exercise, socialise and relax. They also play a vital role in cooling our cities, improving air quality by removing smoke, dust and other pollutants from the air. Despite the considerable benefits, there simply aren’t enough green areas … Read more »