A new taskforce aims to tackle digital exclusion across the city of London, addressing connectivity, devices and skills. The group includes councils, charities and telecom operators.
Tracking ICT infrastructure and financial inclusion just got easier in Mexico. Thanks to a new interactive map built by ITU using open-source tools, it is now possible to visualize the gaps and pinpoint prominent barriers to financial connectivity across the country.
Meet Astrome: the deep tech start-up whose innovative use of millimetre wave wireless communication to provide fibre-like backhaul capacity for 4G and 5G infrastructure won the SME Award in the Connectivity category at ITU Virtual Digital World 2020.
ITU News caught up with Slovenia’s Minister of Public Administration, Boštjan Koritnik, to hear how the country is using technology to fight COVID-19, advance digital development, and eventually bring meaningful connectivity to all its citizens.