37% rural youth sans Internet access: Study
Socio-economic inequality is a harsh reality in almost every country. The digital economy provides a unique opportunity to empower socially and economically marginalised groups.
The shift from personal computers to smartphones for internet access has expanded the digital economy to a much wider segment of society.
Two inspirational companies – a young start-up and one with a social mission – provide examples of how the digital economy can bridge the socio-economic divide.