Microsoft has launched a Partner Pledge, encouraging their partner organizations to join efforts towards driving positive societal change in five critical areas: Digital Skills, Sustainability, Responsible and Ethical AI, Cybersecurity, and Diversity and Inclusion. By leveraging powerful, transformative technology and a shared commitment to customers, we can ensure that technology is adopted ethically and that it provides opportunities for customers and society as a whole.
You can read more about the Microsoft Partner Pledge here.
Below you can read more about initiatives that Delegate have taken in some of the key areas.
Digital skills are essential for success in today's digital age. As technology continues to evolve, it is becoming increasingly important to develop and maintain strong digital skills and effectively navigate the rapidly evolving technological landscape to be able to provide the best possible solutions for customers.
Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to revolutionize many industries and improve our daily lives. Responsible and ethical use of AI is essential to ensure that this transformative technology is used for the benefit of society as a whole. This means carefully considering the potential impact of AI on bias, privacy, security, and social equity, and taking steps to ensure that AI is developed and used in a way that promotes fairness and respect for human values.
Diversity and inclusion are essential elements in any industry, including IT. Diversity and inclusion are crucial to promoting innovation, creativity, and problem-solving. When teams are composed of individuals with different experiences and perspectives, they bring unique ideas and approaches to the table, leading to more robust solutions. Moreover, promoting diversity and inclusion in IT is not only the right thing to do, but it also makes good business sense. A diverse workforce can better understand and serve a diverse customer base, leading to increased customer satisfaction and loyalty.