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Future on a plate: tech & the end of hunger

24 September, 2018 - 28 September, 2018

(New York, USA) The World Food Programme, UN Global Pulse and the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data are hosting an interactive exhibit at the U.N. General Assembly showcasing how new sources of data and technologies are improving humanitarian aid.

The exhibit will be open from 24 to 28 September in the 46th Street entrance foyer to all visitors coming to the UN.

The exhibit will use virtual reality, “augmented reality” and other audio-visual platforms to illustrate ways the United Nations is improving humanitarian response. Examples featured include blockchain, digital cash, biometrics, drones, satellite imagery and data surveys by mobile phone.

Details

Start:
24 September, 2018
End:
28 September, 2018
Event Category:

Organizers

UN Global Pulse
World Food Programme
Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

Venue

UN Secretariat
405 East 42nd Street
New York, NY 10017 United States
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Phone:
+1 (212) 963-1234
Website:
https://www.un.org/
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