The United Nations is widely known for its sustainable development goals and also for its constant search for new ways to ensure that these goals are fully achieved for the good of the world. For this reason, the IoT technology by is considered as a tool in ensuring the achievement of this as it is often times used as a prosperity creating tool and also as a planet protection tool also.
As such, the situation is a two- ways benefit for both the company and also the sustainability goals as there is a full maximization and also prioritization of the goals while also ensuring that IoT is fully maximized to create a better world for people to live in. focusing on this avenue will provide a reduced cost of manufacturing, a more optimal use of natural resources and also improvement in product quality and regulatory compliance.
According to Alicia Asin, the CEO at Libellium, “Annual cereal production will need to rise to about 3 billion tonnes and annual meat production will need to rise by over 200 million tonnes to reach 470 million tonnes to feed 9. 1 billion people by 2050. These figures only will be real applying precision agriculture techniques with IoT technology.”
The specific goals that are addressed by this includes the goals of zero hunger, sustainable cities, clean water, good health, climate action, life on land and also life below the water. As a means of doing these, Libellium will provide specific solutions such as increasing the power of IoT in a bid to attain them. Libellium uses various platforms such as a wireless sensor network platform to achieve this.