Telenor grants Youth Forum award to mobile platform for reporting unfair labour practices

Friday 1 June 2018 | 11:43 CET | News
Telenor has announced that the AGNCY team and its service to crowdsource labour violation reporting as the winner of the fifth annual Telenor Youth Forum in Bangkok. The service tackles the UN's tenth Sustainable Development Goal by acting as a "digital message in a bottle" for labourers. AGNCY receives USD 15,000 in fund and advice from their Telenor mentor to develop the service.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: DTAC / Telenor
Countries: Thailand / World
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