Options and Challenges in Providing Universal Access - IEEE Internet Initiative

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Global efforts towards achieving universal internet access are encouraging, but many obstacles and challenges to providing this commodity for all global citizens still exist. In answer to the challenges posed, a number of authors from the IEEE Internet Technology Policy community have recently published a white paper identifying five challenges in providing universal internet access: infrastructure, cost, digital literacy, location and availability, and disinterest.

In this recorded webinar, Options and Challenges in Providing Universal Access white paper authors posit potential solutions for each challenge, and provide an overview of their findings that summarizes their research.

Global efforts towards achieving universal internet access are encouraging, but many obstacles and challenges to providing this commodity for all global citizens still exist. In answer to the challenges posed, a number of authors from the IEEE Internet Technology Policy community have recently published a white paper identifying five challenges in providing universal internet access: infrastructure, cost, digital literacy, location and availability, and disinterest.

In this recorded webinar, Options and Challenges in Providing Universal Access white paper authors posit potential solutions for each challenge, and provide an overview of their findings that summarizes their research.

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