The Open Data Directive adopted in 2019 contains provisions for the creation of a list of high-value
ESG Innovation through smart contracts
The phenomena of Green Washing is a troubling trend and is driven by the need for funds to provide ESG investments which in turn encourages "creative" reporting of sustainable benchmarks.
With blockchain technology, and the use of smart contracts there are opportunities around transparency and innovation through automation.
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Digital platform work: cities and regions call for stricter criteria for verifying employment status
EU cities and regions call on the European Commission to strengthen the criteria for defining the employment status of digital platform workers in order to improve their working conditions.
Living-in.EU’s MIMs Plus initiative finalized – Focus on ensuring scalability, shareability and sustainability of solutions, services and data
Living-in.EU’s upscaling declaration initiative MIMs Plus’ 5th version has been finalized, with the focus on ensuring scalability, shareability and sustainability of outcomes.
Publication of the European Commission’s JRC Science for Policy Report “AI Watch, Road to the Adoption of Artificial Intelligence by the Public Sector”.
The Joint Research Centre has just published a crucial handbook for European policymakers and public administrations (at European, National and Local level) with recommendations and actions on the use of AI in the public sector.