Press release: Broadband Commission Working Group on Demand…

Report highlights the importance of demand-creation programs to stimulate ICT adoption

The Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development’s Working Group on Demand, which is chaired by the Commissioner, John Galvin, GM and Vice-President of Intel Corporation’s Government and Education group, launched a new report today, entitled
Enabling the use of ICTs and Broadband: Understanding what works to stimulate ICT adoption.

The report showcases the results of six case studies of different country-led programs in Costa Rica, Colombia, India, Kenya, Senegal and South Korea. The programmes explored how to best stimulate ICT adoption and increase the use and impact of technologies and broadband in various communities and environments. The case studies provide a useful window into different ways to collaborate in order to get underserved populations online.

Read Full article: http://www.itu.int/en/mediacentre/Pages/2016-PR49.aspx

 

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