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Building a Stairway Out of Poverty in Rochester: Smarter Cities Challenge report

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Report

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(2016)

URL:

http://smartcitiescouncil.com/resources/building-stairway-out-poverty-rochester

Abstract:

With some of the highest poverty rates in the U .S., Rochester, New York used its IBM Smarter Cities Challenge grant in 2015 to identify ways to improve the lives of those in need. After visiting the city, IBM experts made a series of recommendations -- from leveraging data for greater insight to more effectively embracing the power of community. Click the link below to read IBM's full report on Rochester; some of the suggestions could be useful in other cities. IBM is a Council Lead Partner.

Document Category: Case Studies, Urban Poverty

With some of the highest poverty rates in the U .S., Rochester, New York used its IBM Smarter Cities Challenge grant in 2015 to identify ways to improve the lives of those in need. After visiting the city, IBM experts made a series of recommendations -- from leveraging data for greater insight to more effectively embracing the power of community. Click the link below to read IBM's full report on Rochester; some of the suggestions could be useful in other cities. IBM is a Council Lead Partner.