oa CSIR Science Scope - Broadband for all : towards closing the broadband infrastructure gap : ICT
|Article Title||Broadband for all : towards closing the broadband infrastructure gap : ICT|
|© Publisher:||Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)|
|Journal||CSIR Science Scope|
|Publication Date||Jan 2015|
|Pages||68 - 69|
Government has long realised the immense potential of universal and accessible broadband to fight the triple threats of unemployment, poverty and inequality. According to Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, Siyabonga Cwele, government is planning supply and demand-side broadband interventions to address the gap between those who have access to digital services, and those who do not. The CSIR conducted research to better understand the nature of this gap and to identify the best approach to close it.
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