Upward Mobility

What can cities do to help their citizens break the cycle of poverty and homelessness? Scroll through this section for resources that highlight how compassion and technology intersect to improve the prospects of vulnerable populations -- tackling income inequality, the digital divide and other roadblocks.
 

In the Watkins Glen SD, students are crossing the digital divide on a school bus

To ensure students aren't disadvantaged because of where they live or the activities they participate in, the Watkins Glen School District in New York worked with Cisco to deploy Wi-Fi enabled Connected Buses. Read the case study to learn how it's working out.

Prince's Trust uses Oracle cloud technology to reach struggling youth

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The Prince's Trust is a UK youth charity that helps struggling young people aged 13 to 30 get into jobs, education and training. Watch a brief video to learn how the Trust uses Oracle CX Cloud to foster best practices that allow workers to spend more time with the youth they help.

Qualcomm Wireless Reach in India: Advancing Healthcare and Opportunity

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Watch this video to learn how Qualcomm Wireless Reach is bringing wireless technology to underserved areas in India. The goal is to educate frontline healthcare workers, increase access to quality healthcare and economically empower women entrepreneurs with microfinance loans.

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