In realising the potential of access to the internet to achieve sustainable development goals (SDGs), the United Nations set a target to achieve universal, affordable internet access for all by 2020.
Accessibility to the internet is not only a facilitator for economic growth, it is also progressively enhancing people’s participation in government and society. Indeed, marginalised groups in society stand to benefit the most from affordable and convenient access to the internet.
This top line report and overview of the main survey results can contribute significantly to the national ICT/broadband policy process currently underway in Bangaldesh and improve internet service delivery through a better segmentation and costing strategy. The report outlines the main findings and opportunities for policy intervention.