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The Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) is a global coalition working to make broadband affordable for all. RT's ≠ endorsement

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Great news. Glad to see the data tax won't be driving up prices of being online. https://t.co/gPAL65BL6F
9/24
2018
Yesterday we launched the @equals digital skills fund at #EQUALSinTech, led by @BMF_Bund @webfoundation and @equalshttps://t.co/lRCAu2hNj3
Retweeted by A4AISee more here: https://t.co/HlxpArfsFw #EQUALSinTech https://t.co/JPZAbqI9hB
Retweeted by A4AIThanks @equals team for your coordination and leadership! #EQUALSinTech https://t.co/PVws3gj93B
Retweeted by A4AILots achieved by @EQUALS Global Partnership over the past year. Full room in NYC today. But much more to do to achi… https://t.co/HgFZBKrgYu
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9/23
2018
Congratulations to all the finalists taking part in @Equals Awards #EQUALSinTech today. We're looking forward to it!In less than 24 hours⌚️ it will be time for the 2018 #EQUALSinTech Awards! 🏆🌟. We're honored to have a prestigious… https://t.co/RxgGF6kqMF
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9/22
2018
Based on this, the price for mobile broadband to the open web will rise 250% with Benin's #SocialMediaTax. Social n… https://t.co/hMXxN0KZCS
Retweeted by A4AI @A4A_Internet @webfoundation are partners in the journey to connect Everyone! https://t.co/lVI2ld1Acd
Retweeted by A4AIThe @wef rates #SA 140/144 for STEM (science tech engineering & math) #education globally. It is imperative that we… https://t.co/svVFmpkpp5
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9/20
2018
"African countries have the world’s most expensive internet access, according to a study by the Alliance for Afford… https://t.co/4G9CKg0RLB
Retweeted by A4AIWhy is US$400 million of funding to expand internet access sitting dormant? - https://t.co/0fFCd2JuCl via… https://t.co/m7HLDvxSpY
Retweeted by A4AIwaking up to hear another African country has slapped 15% charge on internet at a time when Africa records the high… https://t.co/3U3XRsQSA7
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9/19
2018
.@A4A_Internet data shows what % of average monthly income is spent to purchase 1GB of mobile data across three con… https://t.co/vpOAdmtPI5
Retweeted by A4AIOur latest research shows: Internet users in Africa spend an average of 8.7 per cent of their monthly income on mob… https://t.co/wdADu82i5ZPourquoi l’Internet est si cher en Afrique? https://t.co/y5zUUBK2VY | @Osiris_SN https://t.co/LKiClYpGwLGreat coverage in @qzafrica on @A4A_Internet's latest data pricing research: https://t.co/7cIjGOMJd0
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9/18
2018
Thanks @YinkaWrites for covering our latest mobile data research! https://t.co/yKgCLVU2SP
9/17
2018
“What is keeping women back is mainly a lack of policy, and sometimes bad policy" Read what @AfroDiva said about… https://t.co/agILmLHm9F
9/14
2018
Thank you for powerful exchanges on the need to empower every girl and woman in today's #ICT-driven communities… https://t.co/NT5n3iBHYI
Retweeted by A4AI @AfroDiva we know what to do to make #ict policy gender responsive - let’s do it and implement it!! #ITUWorldhttps://t.co/HTZfCQr3Io
Retweeted by A4AIOnica Makwakwa - @afrodiva. Head of Africa - @A4A_Internet: We are taking the same inequalities that we have offl… https://t.co/4VX2rcgZY4
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9/13
2018
💪🏽💪🏽💪🏽 https://t.co/viEEm5vU8ZHow is free wifi changing Africa? https://t.co/W13lk5HYFU | @Brainstormmagza https://t.co/jcq0bEbCdl
9/12
2018
@SoniaA4AI of @A4A_Internet and @webfoundation : Recommends: 1. Employ Public Access Solutions to close the Digita… https://t.co/B3ncmqZW0c
Retweeted by A4AI @SoniaA4AI of @A4A_Internet and @webfoundation : By rethinking your infrastructure model, you can make huge gains… https://t.co/dt7wM02BXT
Retweeted by A4AI.@SoniaA4AI speaks on access today at #ITUWorld. https://t.co/8tMyO16kO5What is the price of 1GB of #data in your country? Our latest data found: 🔺Asia has the most affordable 1GB plans… https://t.co/Lv16jskwq0Nuevos datos: ¿Cuál es el precio de 1GB de banda ancha móvil en los países de bajos ingresos? New data: What’s the… https://t.co/Erh2NPgJVA
Retweeted by A4AIBridging the #DigitalDivide is a multi-faceted issue that requires a multi-stakeholder approach. Governments, the p… https://t.co/5MNA9qHxmb
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9/11
2018
#Ecuador en el TOP10 mundial de internet móvil más caro del mundo (costo de 1GB prepago como % del PIB per cápita)… https://t.co/PzYFkB35vs
Retweeted by A4AIWhat is the price of 1GB of #data across low and middle income countries? Check out our NEW RESEARCH:… https://t.co/dFcjf3TMBk
9/10
2018
@webfoundation @A4A_Internet @wougnet I will be in Accra Ghana for 2018 Africa Summit on Women and Girls in Techno… https://t.co/rLQWLncMKu
Retweeted by A4AIHaving worked in local gov I've seen 1st hand the necessity for #digitalinclusion Millions of SAns cannot learn a… https://t.co/d8Z2k2Jp7A
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9/7
2018
I will be in Acrra for 2018 Africa Summit on Women and Girls in Technology to devise solutions to overcome the main… https://t.co/7YYlmKqkTS
Retweeted by A4AILectura rápida: cambiar el paradigma del acceso ... y no dejar a nadie atrás. Por la grande @nnenna de la… https://t.co/CQC1L9JB81
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9/6
2018
Reserve a Data Para a Reunião da Coligação A4AI-Moçambique RSVP: https://t.co/LX5EKUSbvF👇🏽 https://t.co/fbk3t7j4Sx
9/5
2018
Smart digital development is the key to all our futures. Read my blog for more on preparing for the digital future… https://t.co/9dkC9ksKDk
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9/4
2018
After three years as Honorary Chair of A4AI, Dr @OmobolaJohnson will be leaving this role at the end of October 201… https://t.co/LxKeTQFyPe
8/31
2018
This is how we continue to choke access to the internet on a continent that does not even have 50% penetration rate… https://t.co/6Bi215288g
Retweeted by A4AIIt was a pleasure working with the A4AI Ghana team in Accra with my colleague @AfroDiva Had great inputs from ,… https://t.co/6NXtHu9gSv
Retweeted by A4AI#Ghana has started the process of developing a new Digital Strategy Policy. "We urgently need to look at new techn… https://t.co/IeqG8nuEYcCompelling stories and my other #TechWomenAfrica 2017 Summit takeaways https://t.co/66oRuHAHDz @A4A_Internet
Retweeted by A4AIHow are we building strong broadband plans across A4AI countries? Here's our latest newsletter 👉🏽… https://t.co/I2iMUCWnpsWomen from non-STEM backgrounds working in tech. Wanna share your story at #TechWomenAfrica? Hola! Cc @webfoundation https://t.co/k78v24NzTx
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8/30
2018
As politics moves increasingly into the digital space, what does that mean for those who remain offline? A new piec… https://t.co/b2Psno8ZiE
8/24
2018
A look at why efficient allocation and coordination of spectrum is critical to achieving affordable &… https://t.co/K0ZOCwPMUF
8/23
2018
A strong broadband plan is an important foundation for building the policies needed to make internet access more af… https://t.co/wjMWMVT2uHTomorrow! Join us for the next meeting of the A4AI-Ghana Coalition, happening August 23 in Accra. See the draft a… https://t.co/923VO9PG60
8/22
2018
Hot off the press! The newest edition of the A4AI newsletter is out today, with updates from our work across… https://t.co/laaWdV7Cw7
8/21
2018
Last week, the government of #Cuba provided free internet access to the country's mobile phone users for 8 hours —… https://t.co/w2o2o2TqynNEW REPORT 🔖 - Advancing Women’s Rights Online: Gaps and Opportunities in Research and Advocacy #Gender #Internethttps://t.co/Squg5vi8tI
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8/20
2018
Facebook has threatened to withdraw millions of dollars slated for infrastructure investment in #Uganda as a result… https://t.co/qMNejGtjY5
8/18
2018
Want to learn more about @USAID's work to close the #digitalgenderdivide? Check out the resources & information our… https://t.co/NgNXLwG6bS
Retweeted by A4AIThe next meeting of the A4AI-Ghana Coalition is fast approaching! 📅Thursday, August 23, 2018 📍Accra, Ghana See t… https://t.co/24Yx2epOJa
8/17
2018
Calling all women & girls in Africa's #tech space: 🗓 Save the date for the 2018 Africa Summit on Women and Girls i… https://t.co/sGsQol0cdZ
8/10
2018
The expansion of #mobile & #internet access in the developing world helps create a platform for resilient economic… https://t.co/rrhWtK5RV5
Retweeted by A4AI.@A4A_Internet, @webfoundation, @APC_News and @GSMA have developed a toolkit with a set of example questions to be… https://t.co/VPrzGzYc1S
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8/9
2018
‼️Join us for the next A4AI Ghana Coalition meeting to discuss advancing access to affordable broadband! 📅Thursda… https://t.co/wi9JFNLfs4
8/8
2018
"If we do not narrow the gender digital divide, we are enlarging the overall digital divide." Watch @YacineWF at… https://t.co/V5IlHzjB1NFiled under #Access & #Affordability— here are the latest stories we've compiled for the #WebThisWeek:… https://t.co/aqOwSo0Mf3
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8/7
2018
"If we do not narrow the gender digital divide, we are enlarging the overall digital divide and the social divide."… https://t.co/15LIUCrHqu
Retweeted by A4AI @A4A_Internet calls for government of #Uganda to repeal the tax, it works against Uganda’s development goals and co… https://t.co/dIvSB8SxhS
Retweeted by A4AIUpgrading Myanmar’s internet connection, a new post from @A4A_Internet https://t.co/zvNeTSad2l #ict4d https://t.co/BqZSIeaOup
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8/2
2018
So great to see our work highlighted here. Check out the full report: https://t.co/k1g8FGjF5K https://t.co/ffTX9I8apG.@YacineWF habla de las iniciativas de @webfoundation en #LACIGFem #LACIGF11 #ShineTheLight https://t.co/4dBsOBGPQf
Retweeted by A4AIEn el #LACIGFEM, incentivando la atención a la brecha digital de género y social a través de @YacineWF. Vía @lacigfhttps://t.co/wQuUEhu7ie
Retweeted by A4AI"Si no achicamos la brecha digital de género estamos agrandando la brecha digital general y la brecha social. "… https://t.co/fQEgxA5Y0C
Retweeted by A4AIPresenting @ #LACIGF11 @A4A_Internet and @webfoundation gender work , how we push for its inclusion in public polic… https://t.co/bGzglEQPFU
Retweeted by A4AIFinaliza el primer día de actividades del #LACIGF11. Puedes consultar la agenda de mañana aquí… https://t.co/Hgp7Ye3VmB
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8/1
2018
Tener acceso a Internet costaría: 20% de su ingreso mensual para personas viviendo en pobreza 30% si es pobre y muj… https://t.co/sEU1PSllzp
Retweeted by A4AI @jane_coffin @adrianlovett Thank you Jane and team for your wonderful support! @adrianlovett @A4A_Internet Thank you to @A4A_Internet for being a great partner and global voice Together we can k… https://t.co/JClPpWdvNt
Retweeted by A4AItoday representing @A4A_Internet in the access and digital gender inclusion panel of #lacigf11 and voicing key po… https://t.co/Fj7GUPEY0k
Retweeted by A4AI‼️Join us for the next A4AI Ghana Coalition meeting to discuss advancing access to affordable broadband! 📅Thursda… https://t.co/NI4WCKABH9Kenya still has a way to go to connect remote areas and drive down costs to connect https://t.co/qEFh6DuhXa https://t.co/CDNCns3asC
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7/31
2018
You can read our most up to date affordability research at: https://t.co/qeKsjTUILg https://t.co/PDYjy1NmkcWonderful to be referenced by @WiredUK! https://t.co/zohuJZ5D2NThanks @KBCChannel1 for shining a light on affordability as a barrier to access, and how important it is that we wo… https://t.co/InkDKyiisDHelp please! Looking for mobile screen captures of zero-rating in action in African countries. Examples like thes… https://t.co/wHevPY96QB
Retweeted by A4AIGive it a read 👇🏽 https://t.co/vfapor1Bnd
7/30
2018
Why Google and Facebook are experimenting with everything from balloons and fiber to free public wifi to boost inte… https://t.co/ugOdte2lEo
Retweeted by A4AIBig tech is racing to connect the billions of people who aren't online. Google's giant plastic balloons are leading… https://t.co/OncHTMJqAU
Retweeted by A4AI🔺In 2010 Myanmar's internet penetration amounted to to a mere 130,000 users 🔺By 2016, 13 million citizens were onli… https://t.co/MCaFFeAjOU
7/27
2018
"#Data costs are still relatively high in many African cities. This is one of the reasons for the below average int… https://t.co/2CMaSolPCIThe cost of data bundles has on average increased by 70% in Uganda after the #SocialMediaTax! Increase of up to 24… https://t.co/MBiIgeT0dH
Retweeted by A4AILast week at #M360Africa, our Honorary Chair @OmobolaJohnson estimated that around $10 billion would have to be inv… https://t.co/X6f0ic7Xjd
7/26
2018
Watch out Miami, Seattle and New York: Here's how rising sea levels are going to impact internet infrastructure https://t.co/qtWXw5QkwM
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7/25
2018
Calling all women & girls in Africa's #tech space: 🗓 Save the date for the 2018 Africa Summit on Women and Girls i… https://t.co/1Ak81li00kWhat do you think of this idea to expand cell phone service? https://t.co/rKarNkfOCw
7/24
2018
More than half the population of Sub-Saharan Africa will be subscribed to a mobile service by 2025, according to th… https://t.co/2Wm9qtb0zbParticipa en la Coalición Guatemalteca para una Internet Asequible y construyamos juntxs el Plan Nacional de Banda… https://t.co/xJwA5DAguz
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7/23
2018
Este fin de semana en la Ciudad de Guatemala, se organizará el 1er Encuentro de Activismo Digital de Lenguas Indíge… https://t.co/PC7mD6jMgq
7/20
2018
.@ChewingStones: international support like @webfoundation & @A4A_Internet’s work on #affordabilityreport helped br… https://t.co/FRXHJAllJP
Retweeted by A4AIThe 75% of the population that's unconnected is missing out on the Internet of Opportunity. Let's encourage regulat… https://t.co/SIRm3q5Div
Retweeted by A4AI @ICTWatchNam Hi there- More information is available here. It's based on ITU statistics: https://t.co/EEYhNBxYEk
7/19
2018
Deadline approaching! ⌛️ Only three days left to nominate an innovative project that promotes women & girls in… https://t.co/FFpcVNd00u
Retweeted by A4AITweeting this from the African continent, I can say this is true. I always see it first hand when I'm here. https://t.co/2eHEWzRrER
Retweeted by A4AIHow can we ensure digital inclusivity for all? 🔺We must smash the affordability barrier and drive down prices. 🔺W… https://t.co/9L89dkXExe
7/17
2018

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