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Over 6 in 10 rural inhabitants in LatAm lack quality internet access - study

Tuesday 3 November 2020 | 12:13 CET | News
At least 77 million rural inhabitants in Latin America and the Caribbean are still unable to access internet services that satisfy minimal quality standards, according to a report published by Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Microsoft. The study – entitled "Rural Connectivity in Latin America and the Caribbean – a Bridge to Sustainable Development During a Pandemic" – revealed that 71 percent of the urban population in 24 Latin American and Caribbean countries have connectivity options, in comparison to only 37

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Microsoft
Countries: Caribbean / Latin America
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