More than half of all women lack access to the online world. That means more than 2 billion women don’t have access to the benefits of being online. Through a digital literacy program, women in digitally isolated communities gain the skills to get online and source information, helping them to bring the world’s opportunities to them. Women can then train their community and help others to get online too.
In rural India, only three in 10 internet users is a woman. A partnership with Tata Trusts, Internet Saathi gives women access to the digital world, and knowledge they can use and share. The program trains “Saathis” — specialists — who in turn can train their community and neighboring villages.Learn more