#digicoop1B: We recommend that a broad, multi-stakeholder alliance, involving the UN, create a platform for sharing digital public goods, engaging talent and pooling data sets, in a manner that respects privacy, in areas related to attaining the Sustainable Development Goals.

A recommendation on an inclusive digital economy and society, affecting the digital landscape and its support for human journeys.

Source: The Age of Digital Interdependence, Report of the UN Secretary-General’s High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation, June 2019, url (Available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese and Russian) (Twitter: @UNSGdigicoop)

Relevant initiatives

  • The Digital Public Goods Registry: Digital public goods that have been successfully reviewed and found to meet the DPG Standard receive a DPG icon and are added to the registry below. DPG status is valid for a period of one year from its approval, after which all applications undergo an automatic review process. This is to ensure that all solutions comply with the latest version of the DPG Standard.
  • The Digital Public Goods Alliance is a multi-stakeholder initiative to accelerate the attainment of the sustainable development goals in low- and middle-income countries by facilitating the discovery, development, use of, and investment in digital public goods.
  • For the languages at Language we provide a link to Digital Public Goods for foundational literacy and early grade reading that are part of a first vetted list (Announcing the First Vetted Digital Public Goods for Foundational Literacy and Early Grade Reading by Lucy Harris, July 20, 2020).
  • A digital library for all major languages of the world is an important part of the platform for sharing digital public goods, alongside digital creative works in those languages.

The backlinks below usually do not include the child and sibling items, nor the pages in the breadcrumbs.

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