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"Women are using mobiles for basic services and when you look at more sophisticated services like Internet and mobile money, there's again a big gap."

GSMA’s Claire Sibthorpe on a study on the gap between men and women’s use of mobile phones in Africa

Claire Sibthorpe, GSMA Connected Women Programme Director talks about a global study of the gender gap in mobile ownership and use, focusing on the African results in the study. She talks about: the overall global picture in terms of the gender gap; how Africa compares to the rest of the world; variations between different African countries; the reasons for the gender gap and the key factors; and what might be done to close the gender gap.

April 10, 2015 by Editor
Tags: Mobile women
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