With no sea access and isolated from global markets, Paraguay’s earning capacity is limited. A poor telecommunication infrastructure contributes to poverty and high vulnerability to external shocks. Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs) in the Americas Region — Connectivity Challenges and Opportunities: Paraguay analyzes the country’s connectivity challenges and opportunities and proposes recommendations for improvement.
The report tackles connectivity in education in nine countries of the Europe region.
ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau Director Doreen Bogdan-Martin explains the reasons behind the revision of the much-cited figure of how many people remain unconnected - and why tackling that number is more important than ever as the world looks to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.