COVID has highlighted, more than ever before, how digital inequalities had a significant impact on many, during the pandemic, adding an additional burden to other inequalities. But is the solution simply to get everyone online?
Professor Ellen Helsper, Professor of Digital Inequalities at the London School of Economics and Political Science, and author of “The Digital Disconnect: The Social Causes and Consequences of Digital Inequalities” describes how we must strive to understand better digital inequalities and consider what is actually needed to advance equality through digital inclusion programmes.
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