accelerateHER Africa: Closing the Digital Divide & Addressing Digital Poverty

Thursday, November 11, 2021 12:50 PM to 1:15 PM
Connecting the Next Billion
Fireside Chat


Covid-19 amplified many pre-existing inequalities, one of those being the digital divide. The digital divide—gaps in access to information and communication technology—has seen many left out of the digital landscape. So, how is this being addressed and by whom? How must the public and private sectors collaborate to help bridge this gap?