Doreen Bogdan-Martin

ITU Connect2Recover to boost Africa’s post-COVID connectivity

The International Telecommunication Union’s Connect2Recover initiative aims to expand access to affordable and reliable connectivity in Africa.
Staff Writer
Aug 28, 2020

Ericsson, UNICEF in alliance to map school connectivity

Three-year initiative to identify connectivity gaps in 35 countries, including South Africa.
Jul 16, 2020

Botswana, Nigeria, Seychelles to reach affordable broadband target

ITU report claims countries will meet UN target of less than 2% GNI by 2023.
May 21, 2020

Other barriers to internet use says ITU

Organisation details analysis of ICT price trends in 2019.
May 21, 2020

African countries on par with broadband threshold targets

Botswana, Nigeria and the Seychelles may reach Broadband Commission 2% entry-level target by 2023.

Africa's digital gender gap is widening

Stakeholders urge a shift in thinking and stress the need to focus on women and youth in continents connectivity plan.
Oct 18, 2019

Broadband for all in Africa will cost US$100-billion

Universal broadband access will require a further 1.1-billion more people online.