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Botswana launches TV white spaces pilot project

Friday 13 March 2015 | 11:02 CET | News
The Botswana Innovation Hub, in collaboration with Microsoft, the Botswana-UPenn Partnership (BUP), Global Broadband Solutions, Vista Life Sciences, BoFiNet, Adaptrum and USAID-NetHope, has launched a new TV white spaces (TVWS) pilot project. The project, known as Project Kgolagano, will provide internet connectivity and telemedicine services to local hospitals and clinics, enabling access to specialised medicine in Gaborone through connections with other locations around the world. Microsoft through its 4Afrika initiative has launched similar pilots in Kenya, South Africa, Namibia, Tanzania

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