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Digital Access Programme

UK aid from the British people

Project Data Last Updated: 22/04/2022

IATI Identifier: GB-1-204963

Description

The Prosperity Fund cross-HMG 'Digital Access Programme' is a FCDO-led partnership with DCMS. It aims to catalyse more inclusive, affordable, safe and secure digital access for excluded and underserved communities in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Brazil and Indonesia. Increased digital inclusion in the programme countries will form the basis for more thriving digital ecosystems that generate high-skilled jobs, opportunities for local digital entrepreneurship focused on country-specific development challenges, as well as potential partnerships with international and UK business aimed at mutual prosperity. The Digital Access programme will also focus on learning about sustainable models and enablers for digital inclusion. The learnings will be shared with key stakeholders and other partner countries, thereby amplifying the impact of the programme.

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Accountable: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Funding: Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office ¦ Prosperity Fund
Implementing: @ILabAfrica - Strathmore University ¦ AFRICAN ADVANCED LEVEL TELECOMMUNICATIONS INSTITUTE (AFRALTI) ¦ African Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Investors ¦ Aid for Rural Education Access Initiative (AREAi) ¦ Association for Progressive Communications ¦ Association for the physically disabled of Kenya ¦ Bellamatrix ICt Foundation ¦ Blind SA ¦ Common Room Networks Foundation (Common Room) ¦ Connected Places Catapult ¦ Council for Scientific and Industrial Research ¦ Cybersafe Foundation ¦ Dignitas ¦ Dynamic Spectrum Alliance ¦ Endeavor SA NPC ¦ Future Females Empowerment Initiatives ¦ Geekulcha ¦ GIFT Foundation ¦ INABLE ¦ Initiative for Digital Inclusion ¦ Institut KAPAL Perempuan ¦ Institute for Criminal Justice Reform ¦ Instituto Bem Estar Brasil ¦ INSTITUTO CAMPUS PARTY ¦ Instituto de Referência em Internet e Sociedade ¦ Instituto Lemann ¦ Instituto Nupef ¦ Internet Society South Africa Gauteng Chapter ¦ Kenya Education Network ¦ Kenya ICT Action Network ¦ Koalisi Warga untuk LaporCovid19 ¦ Living Goods ¦ London Livity (RF) NPC ¦ Mawingu Networks Ltd ¦ Mobile Web Limited ¦ NEMISA ¦ Nigerian Economic Summit Group Ltd/Gte ¦ Núcleo de Informação e Coordenação do Ponto BR ¦ Olamma Cares Foundation ¦ Peo Ya Phetogo NPC ¦ Perkumpulan Pembela Kebebasan Berekspresi Asia Tenggara ¦ Producers Direct ¦ SiMODiSA Association ¦ Technology for Social Change and Development Initiative ¦ The African Centre for Women, Information & Communications Technology (ACWICT) ¦ Union Internationale des Télécommunications ¦ Ushahidi Inc ¦ Ventures Platform Startup Foundation ¦ Yayasan Dari Timur Indonesia ¦ Yayasan Mercy Corps Indonesia ¦ Zetta Sehati Nusantara ¦ British Council ¦ IMC Worldwide ¦ Ernst & Young ¦ Oxford Policy Management ¦ British Standards Institution ¦ Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office ¦ Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office ¦ United Nations Foundation
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