ECDL Position Paper: Maximising the Impact of ICT Infrastructure Investment

Prompted by the recent EU decision to fund broadband infrastructure for rural areas, this new position paper from the ECDL Foundation outlines why ICT investment should be complemented by investment in skills development. The paper argues that ICT investment has limited benefits without supporting actions to develop ‘skills infrastructure’. In addition, the paper provides recommendations for skills focused initiatives that will lower the barriers to accessing information and services.

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