Telecommunications infrastructure can be transformative

The policy team investigates and highlights the fundamental role of telecommunications and broadband access for the development of the Western Region and makes policy recommendations to improve the region’s connectivity to enable innovation and growth.

Quality broadband access can make geographic distance to markets less relevant.

More recently broadband has enabled changes on a scale never seen before, in terms of the way people work and access goods and services in response to the global Covid-19 pandemic.

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