This report showcases the tangible actions and partnerships catalyzed through the EDISON Alliance, highlighting the progress made and the critical need for continued commitment to achieving universal digital inclusion as a fundamental enabler of the Sustainable Development Goals.
Since its inception during the COVID-19 pandemic, the alliance has ignited a transformative movement towards universal digital inclusion. With a staggering 2.6 billion people still offline, the alliance has set an ambitious goal to enhance the lives of 1 billion people by 2025 through affordable and accessible digital solutions in education, financial services and healthcare.
The alliance serves as a unique platform for fostering cross-sectoral partnerships and accelerating digital inclusion efforts, focusing on pioneering pathways, frameworks and tools to drive change. This impact report celebrates a significant milestone: as of January 2024, 320 initiatives by EDISON partners have reached 784 million people across 127 countries.
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