Building on the IEEE theme of Advancing Technology for Humanity, the Special Interest Group on Humanitarian Technology will endeavor to promote activities which use sustainable technologies to benefit the most vulnerable sections of humanity.Special Interest Groups on Humanitarian Technology are be the IEEE entities targeted and dedicated towards humanitarian activities. They will serve the purpose of identification, categorization and inventory of all IEEE Humanitarian Activities.
- To promote the mission of IEEE regarding Humanitarian Activities, particularly.
- To bring together members / IEEE OU’s working in or wishing to work in humanitarian fields and to encourage and promote them in activities which use humanitarian technologies by giving them an opportunity for participation.
- To engage with NGOs, Civil Society Organizations, UN Organizations, Corporates and other similar bodies to synergize efforts in delivering useful and sustainable technologies in their operations.
- To work with other bodies in the Engineering Fraternity who have similar goals and help each other in delivering to the ideals and participate in joint activities like E4C.