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A4AI @A4A_Internet Worldwide

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

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A guest blog-post by @stevesong calls for new thinking to reverse the trend of slowing growth in internet access an… https://t.co/CfwhsNSCVSThank you to all who participated at the @A4A_Internet #Mozambique Coalition meeting. Your suggestions and aspirati… https://t.co/iF6xJYtiUR
Retweeted by A4AIAny @A4A_Internet partners and friends attending #MWC2019 in a few weeks? I'll be there with our chairperson… https://t.co/n0qi2glohs
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2/15
2019
@AfroDiva @incm_mz Read the latest Affordability Country Report for #Mozambique 🇲🇿 👉🏾 https://t.co/B2QpsP4LKF https://t.co/Vh0nuc8ol5Kicking off @A4A_Internet Mozambique Coalition meeting to develop USF strategic plan with greetings from @incm_mz D… https://t.co/8m52e8hE3r
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2/14
2019
New @A4A_Internet guest blog-post by @stevesong on community-owned infrastructure as a way to expand access and aff… https://t.co/3JqVD7tJfJ
Retweeted by A4AIOur #Mozambique Country Report gives a snapshot of the state of internet affordability in the country, and what can… https://t.co/ZvoyCLbMUu
2/13
2019
The @A4A_Internet #Mozambique Coalition meets this week in Maputo to work on the Universal Access Fund Strategic Pl… https://t.co/18yLeV5wRS
Retweeted by A4AI⚡️ JOB ALERT ⚡️ We're looking for an Executive Assistant to join our team in Washington DC to support our mission… https://t.co/zZeIhWFGNZICYMI: check @A4A_Internet 2018 highlights! https://t.co/Lzj48xgp4D
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2/12
2019
Affordability is the number one issue that impedes people getting online in many developing regions - @A4A_internethttps://t.co/q0JbWK7Hq5
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2/11
2019
Bringing down barriers to connectivity always keeps us busy. But in 2018, we really got things done. Read our 2018… https://t.co/RMV47egZbK
2/7
2019
Half the world is still offline and we will miss the @UN #SDG 2020 target for universal internet access. Read… https://t.co/buZOMzJr63
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2/6
2019
We need urgent action to connect billions currently offline. Here are a few priorities we are working on… https://t.co/1oFJ55iQLD
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2/5
2019
Half of the world is still offline. How do we connect them as quickly as possible? ✏️ Deputy Director @Ellasarponghttps://t.co/UQ5skfvU6b
2/4
2019
⚡️ We're hiring! Join our team in Washington DC as an Executive Assistant and help support our mission to make int… https://t.co/z6Wg8lmEi1
1/31
2019
So glad to see my colleague @NiNanjira representing @webfoundation @A4A_Internet and the powerful young voices of t… https://t.co/mwZwHeU5r0
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1/30
2019
How do we REALLY feel about the social media tax in Uganda? We're excited to release our latest report! Offline an… https://t.co/G853X2lcQm
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1/29
2019
🚨 JOB ALERT 🚨 We're looking for an Executive Assistant in Washington DC to support our Exec Director and the rest… https://t.co/JCNmA4GSbUDecreased access and usage is not good for the sector. @UCC_Official @UCC_ED should address root causes and take ac… https://t.co/Ptm1kTRTbt
Retweeted by A4AITener un acceso significativo - un uso con sentido - requiere tanto asequibilidad como una buena calidad de servici… https://t.co/SO1Auru7BJ
Retweeted by A4AIA new report from @PollicyOrg looks at the impact of Uganda's #SocialMediaTax. 💵 The tax is equal to over 6% of in… https://t.co/9HKdlgq0A3
1/28
2019
Meaningful access requires both #affordableinternet and good service quality. But, as our research shows, significa… https://t.co/brS44otIYa
1/26
2019
Over 2 billion people are living in countries with unaffordable internet. What are the policies we need to drive… https://t.co/8TBvDR4T8INuestra directora @SoniaA4AI habla con @radio3_rne sobre el objetivo de conseguir un Internet Universal. 🔊 Escúcha… https://t.co/Hj0plEhUNCHave you signed up for #WebThisWeek? It's a Friday rundown of the most important stories on everything from… https://t.co/ec4ZFGwSrc
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1/25
2019
Countries that require mobile number portability have faster downloads & uploads, more competitive mobile markets &… https://t.co/BArCqlSo3b
1/24
2019
Mobile number portability (MNP) = The ability to change your mobile operator & keep your same phone number. 💡Our… https://t.co/70bt0rFUhjWhen users can take their phone number with them, market competition means they tend to also have: ✅ Faster downloa… https://t.co/mAoSipdmnp
Retweeted by A4AI @qzafrica reports on Chad authorities blocking of social media websites since March 28, 2018. @Internet_SF launch c… https://t.co/bBPHhRlbgo
Retweeted by A4AIAlicia Hammond of the @WorldBank reflects on #TechWomenAfrica, and why women are critical to Sub-Saharan Africa’s d… https://t.co/c0vUX6oSG5
1/23
2019
Though the cost of mobile devices & internet connectivity are decreasing, cost remains one of the key barriers to u… https://t.co/yu4bxd6H6X
1/22
2019
Are community networks the answer to connecting the unconnected in Kenya's urban areas? @risingvoices looks at th… https://t.co/5AOsVZ7zaFUnless we act urgently to speed up the rate of people coming online, millions will be riding in self-driving cars b… https://t.co/HTTJ3ilED9
Retweeted by A4AI🚨 JOBS ALERT 🚨 We're looking for two communications pros to join our fight for a better web. 📍 London or Washingt… https://t.co/hWjrWhEaFy
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1/21
2019
Our project in #Azacualpa has connected 300 families to the world via the #Internet. This enables sharing of… https://t.co/W6xQoywq7o
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1/18
2019
The median download speed for an internet user in Western Europe is more than 7x that for a user in Africa. What… https://t.co/4pgr7NegokAfricans face the highest costs in the world to connect. As the continent continues to lag globally on internet acc… https://t.co/zHavnS0Pe7
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1/17
2019
The ongoing #ZimbabweShutDown is an attack on human rights and a danger to the economy. With the #KeepItOn coaliti… https://t.co/FZEWwV8pD7
Retweeted by A4AITwo weeks ago it was #DRCongo. Then #Sudan, #Bangladesh & #Gabon. Now #Zimbabwe has shut down its internet. Shutdo… https://t.co/eJ0hXBQqHo
Retweeted by A4AIWe partner with @connectWPDI to enable connectivity and internet access for Community Learning Centers in remote ar… https://t.co/Q8Wh5YExEL
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1/16
2019
Like #climatechange and #globalhealth, a healthy & equitable #digital future depends on gov't, private sector, acad… https://t.co/eKcaTI8MvT
Retweeted by A4AICosta Rica — which ranked 4th in our 2018 #AffordabilityReport — plans to provide free internet in public spaces, i… https://t.co/cTmHrsIiLG
1/15
2019
As this visual @guardian piece explores, not all #internetaccess is equal. Take a look at what online life is lik… https://t.co/yv5IoEAXIaExcellent article by @letipautasio! Thank you for your coverage and analysis of @A4A_Internet research. https://t.co/FobSximmGL
Retweeted by A4AIOur board member @OmobolaJohnson has been named one of the 20 most important people in Nigerian tech by… https://t.co/mM2AM3a8MP
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1/14
2019
A growing number of African governments are taxing the use of social media & other popular internet services — a mo… https://t.co/8CX2Sv7ryA
1/12
2019
📶 Will 5G end up leaving some people behind? @DashaBurns of @NBCNews looks at how 5G technology may end up widening… https://t.co/4b3pWMIVwSGreat piece highlighting the "dramatic digital divide" felt most keenly in the developing world. As @SoniaA4AI p… https://t.co/0GPAU2zC2t
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1/11
2019
To be offline today is to be marginalised. A new piece in the @guardian looks at how declining levels of growth i… https://t.co/V218cncUryLocalising SDGs and using public access centres, libraries and community clubs for engaging with citizens is key to… https://t.co/mBI6vEyE2A
Retweeted by A4AIImproving mobile broadband #qualityofservice depends on strong regulator leadership and the need for a cooperative,… https://t.co/tv77pcnTQx
1/10
2019
We're looking for two exceptional people to join our fight for a free & open web #ForEveryone. 🖐️ Communications O… https://t.co/1X2fkCBtuA
Retweeted by A4AI🚩Our latest blog examines the value of open & consultative processes in advancing #affordableinternet and improving… https://t.co/vmue2OViWX
1/9
2019
Can policies & regulations designed to lower the cost of #broadband also help to improve the quality of mobile broa… https://t.co/EhmM232r8uJoin our team! We're hiring for two exciting new communications roles @webfoundation. Learn more & apply today!… https://t.co/w84HuMYjwQ
1/8
2019
📣 Apply to join our communications team and support our mission to build a better web #ForEveryone. Please share!… https://t.co/WqaWmAsL9s
Retweeted by A4AI"Even as more Africans come online despite continued cost constraints, they’re also facing more regulation by repre… https://t.co/hoXvNaljEJ
Retweeted by A4AIAchieving #internetaccess for all requires us to know where there are gaps in coverage. @ICT_Works looks at vario… https://t.co/9t2I5W1avt
1/7
2019
@webfoundation Subscribe👇 to receive the #WebThisWeek news brief in your inbox every Friday https://t.co/11ugM2tqjJCheck out the latest edition of @webfoundation's #WebThisWeek, with stories on access, #affordableinternet & more: https://t.co/T5fiSYiSV3I wrote for @OGR_EN about why policy matters for #WomensRightsOnline & @A4A_Internet If we want to ensure the web… https://t.co/5s6kYhJpJo
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1/4
2019
Meaningful use of the internet requires not just access, but high-quality service. 📰 The latest report from… https://t.co/E2CjpkBu2P
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1/3
2018
In 2018, over 2 billion people live in countries where internet is not affordable. Island archipelago nations face… https://t.co/Z0QIhOSNG6
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12/28
2018
🎉In 2018, we celebrated A4AI's fifth birthday and the progress we've made since our launch in 2013. As we look fo… https://t.co/X8qbUYnwOj
12/27
2018
📚 Weekend read: How better data can lead to the policies needed to bring the last billions online. https://t.co/TTrpk4yjTM
12/23
2018
The high cost of internet access is a major barrier to achieving universal access. Learn more about the steps we ca… https://t.co/te8yMCg3cY
12/22
2018
How do download & upload speeds compare across the globe? Read more: https://t.co/1C7HhEsrif https://t.co/NUcGK1d7HM
12/21
2018
📺 What steps do we need to take to close the #digitaldivide and make #affordableinternet a reality? @ITU interview… https://t.co/wBs8jsXeYZCheck out @A4A_Internet's latest newsletter about our new research on mobile service quality, joining the new EU-AU… https://t.co/WBdlM3WlNC
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12/20
2018
Meaningful use of the internet requires not just access, but access to a high-quality service. 📰 Read our latest… https://t.co/sdnvqjNj7Q
12/19
2018
vea el nuevo informe de @A4A_Internet sobre cálida banda ancha en países de ingresos bajos y medios. Incluye un nue… https://t.co/jPKUdRxm1w
Retweeted by A4AI @A4A_Internet is honored to join the EU-AU Digital Economy Task Force & collaborate with @EU_Commission,… https://t.co/uhvSoGuAHi
Retweeted by A4AIWe are in #Vienna for the launch of the EU-AU #DigitalEconomy Task Force! Making sure the outcome means concrete st… https://t.co/R6vWs69p7r
Retweeted by A4AI📺 Watch: Our Research Director @thakurdhanaraj talks to the @ITU about improving access to #affordableinternet & wo… https://t.co/YwcXyH3Ywa
12/18
2018
Better data = better policies to help bring the world’s remaining 3.7 billion people online https://t.co/AwW2qQDCRD https://t.co/mR8PrFjhEl
Retweeted by A4AIDownload speed in Africa is one-seventh of speeds in Europe. If Europeans could drive at 70mph and Africans were li… https://t.co/uhlE2QAmGG
Retweeted by A4AII was interviewed by the @ITU at the 2018 WTIS last week We talked about trends in #broadband affordability and pol… https://t.co/KjInPyEZkf
Retweeted by A4AI📄Just released: New A4AI research on improving mobile broadband quality of service in low- and middle-income countr… https://t.co/HqPF5EJj6W
12/17
2018
In this week's edition of the @webfoundation's #WebThisWeek, learn about companies deploying satellites to deliver… https://t.co/TgNGJ2s86YHow off the press 🔥 Check out the latest edition of the #WebThisWeek: #AI economics, #data demands & the fight ag… https://t.co/wgnmrySpd1
Retweeted by A4AI#Africa has the strongest growth rate of people using the Internet – from 2.1% of the population in 2005 to 24.4% i… https://t.co/69uaWgqvqc
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12/14
2018
🔉 New @ICTPulse podcast featuring A4AI Latin America Regional Coordinator @YacineWF and @ingridriley of… https://t.co/4CXVXZyE5K"Imagine the world's richness that's deprived because people who aren't online & not just the rural Indians, but mi… https://t.co/sxLdx7qpgG
Retweeted by A4AIFor the first time ever, more than half the world is online — a milestone driven by growth in internet use across A… https://t.co/r0fr0BPSCo
12/13
2018
Why using a multi-stakeholder approach to broadband policy matters — Of the countries that now meet the ‘1 for 2’ a… https://t.co/A0uzWPuvZjFor more see @A4A_Internet #AffordabilityReport here: https://t.co/HFZ4H06Sm1 https://t.co/Yg1WKLXREr
Retweeted by A4AIGood news — new @ITU data shows that over half the world's population will be using the internet by the end of 2018… https://t.co/fZmO8ApbY0
12/12
2018
🎉 Congrautlations @A4A_Internet advisory council member @funkeopeke @Mainoneservice for being named the Business Le… https://t.co/KKXUs6rdhQ
Retweeted by A4AIMs. @DuduMkhwanazi, CEO of @ProjectIsizwe shares South Africa's free WiFi experience and sustainability models with… https://t.co/JqhReNRSZq
Retweeted by A4AI @GIFEC_Ghana did the research to understand the gaps in coverage and affordability. Evidence informs policy decisio… https://t.co/XOiGuMQ4jh
Retweeted by A4AIMr. Kofi Asante, Chief Administrator of @GhIFEC speaks at @A4A_Internet Mozambique meeting where he emphasizes imp… https://t.co/CEDk5f6bo9
Retweeted by A4AIMozambicans spend 9.4% of average monthly income on 1G data; the affordability target is 2%. Those on the lower 20t… https://t.co/7KYFUphDgS
Retweeted by A4AI @AJMartinSky @AfroDiva @NiNanjira @SoniaA4AI Hi Alexander, You can review the data and data trends, and learn more… https://t.co/6lN75w3TRD
12/11
2018
The @A4A_Internet #Mozambique Coalition is meeting in Maputo December 11th. Join us to lend your voice in shaping t… https://t.co/IswbNc3jbz
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12/10
2018
#CommunityNetworks in Mexico have made an #Internet for themselves, with their own resources. Let's build an… https://t.co/gxhB0lywQy
Retweeted by A4AIHow can different countries, facing different geographic challenges, build for affordable access? https://t.co/ycynehCJkS
12/7
2018
As more services + initiatives are moved #online, the unconnected are being left behind. Avoiding this requires a r… https://t.co/H0WpIe4uxn
Retweeted by A4AIAs we explored in our 2018 #AffordabilityReport, a country's geography has a significant impact on the cost of inte… https://t.co/fjRzDDdylYAn important milestone, but at $7 for 600mb, the cost to connect will be unaffordable for many Cubans.… https://t.co/0KI41vvJyL
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12/6
2018

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