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ITU Moot Global Target of Affordable 20Mbps Broadband for All by 2020

Mark.JUK (1222360) writes | about a year and a half ago

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Mark.JUK writes "Dr Hamadoun Touré, Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), has proposed to “dream big” by setting a new broadband access target for the world. In short, Touré would like to see the United Nations (UN) update its global digital development targets to include a commitment that would require countries around the world to ensure that everybody can access broadband internet speeds of 20Mbps (Megabits per second) from just $20 by 2020. Easier said than done, especially in poorer countries."
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