Achieving the transition to "resource-smart" food systems will require better policy-making as well as a collaborative and proactive multi-stakeholder approach. Watch this UN video to see how resource-efficient technologies contribute to food security.
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As part of its Smarter Cities Challenge, IBM experts went to Birmingham, Alabama to help the city tackle its 'food desert' challenges and other issues, including economic development. Watch the video for information that could help your city make fresh fruits and vegetables more accessible to citizens.
With food scarcity an enormous concern worldwide, stopping food waste is critical. In India, it's estimated 40% of food is wasted between farm and table. Learn in this video how India has focused on innovative food processing and packaging technology and high-tech mega food parks to reduce food waste and hunger.
By improving internal efficiencies and external relationships using Microsoft Dynamics software, City Harvest has nearly doubled its rescued food deliveries in New York City while keeping costs the same. Learn more in this brief video.