Category: Rural Development

ICT for Rural India: Catalyzing efforts to achieve Sustainable Development Goals

Over the past few years, the ICT scenario has drastically changed, evolving from a simple transmission path for information into a seamless platform for a number of personal, professional and social uses. According to Census 2011, 68.9 percent of the Indian population resides in rural areas. The graph is expected to bend in the coming years, however, it is still estimated that more than half of...