The community network as a connectivity strategy for rural and remote Myanmar

Rising Voices (RV) is partnering with the Association for Progressive Communications (APC)which produced the 2018 Global Information Society Watch (GISWatch) focusing on community networks defined as “communication networks built, owned, operated, and used by citizens in a participatory and open manner.” Over the next several months, RV will be republishing versions of the country reports highlighting […]

Half of the world is still offline. How do we connect them as quickly as possible?

This post was written by Eleanor Sarpong, A4AI Deputy Director & Policy Lead. Follow Eleanor on Twitter @Ellasarpong. I was in a café in London on my phone when I read the news. For the first time, more than half the world’s people were online. Yes, this 50/50 moment was a milestone to celebrate, but surrounded by […]

Need of Sustainability

The project will be maintained by BIT Myanmar team. The automation system will be monitored by the five new staffs recruited from this project. We will add more update questions and answer accordingly. This project will benefit 200 direct engaged participants recommended from 20 partner organisations. Staffs and members from partner organisation and their related networks. […]