How Many Children and Youth Have Internet Access at Home? (2020)

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Co-produced by UNICEF and ITU, this report reveals that not only does the lack of connectivity limit children and young people’s ability to connect online, but it prevents them from competing in the modern economy and isolates them from the world. In addition, in the event of school closures, such as those currently experienced by millions due to COVID-19, it causes them to trail behind in education. In other words, the Lack of internet access is costing the next generation their futures.

© United Nations 2020