March 3, 2016
Written by Shireen Santosham and Dominica Lindsey, GSMA Connected Women
The ubiquity and affordability of mobile presents us with an unparalleled opportunity to improve social and economic development and positively impact lives. However, to realise these benefits, women must not be left behind in the mobile revolution. This report, “Bridging the gender gap: Mobile access and usage in low- and middle-income countries”, provides new data, clear direction and actionable opportunities for stakeholders across the mobile ecosystem to accelerate the uptake of mobile technology by women in low- and middle-income countries.