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AFFORDABILITY REPORT 2015/16

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A4AI Affordability Report 2015/16

WELCOME

Welcome to the Affordability Report – an in-depth affordability. What actions must policymakers take
annual research initiative produced by the Alliance to overcome these barriers to access and make
for Affordable Internet. The report is part of our affordable universal access a reality?
ongoing efforts to understand why some countries
have succeeded in making Internet access more We hope you enjoy this year’s report, and that
affordable, accessible and universal, and what the findings contained within prove valuable to
others can do to catch up quickly. your work. We also encourage you to check out
our dedicated online portal at www.a4ai.org/
The 2015-16 Affordability Report, released in affordability-report, where you’ll find an interactive
February 2016, looks at the policy frameworks in data explorer covering all 51 countries.
place across 51 developing and emerging
countries to determine what is To achieve the new global goal of affordable and
working to expand access to universal Internet access by 2020 will require bold
affordable broadband. and collective action to advocate for the adoption
This year’s report looks of a new “1 for 2” affordability target, gender-
particularly at how responsive broadband and ICT policies, and greater
poverty and income focus on public access solutions. We hope you’ll
and gender join us in our efforts to bring the life-changing
inequality are benefit of affordable Internet access to billions
masking the more around the globe.
true state of
Sonia N. Jorge
Executive Director, A4AI

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CONTENTS

Executive summary 4 – 6 4.1 Women and affordable access to 32 – 33
1 Introduction
7 – 10 the Internet: The current picture
2 The Affordability Drivers Index (ADI)
4.2 Using smart policy to close the gender 34

11 digital divide and achieve universal,

2.1 Latin American nations top the rankings 15 equal access

for the second year running 5 Policy Recommendations 37
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2.2 The foot of the table 16 5.1 Refine affordability with income and
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2.3 Moving up the rankings: Myanmar, 16 gender inequalites in mind 39 – 40
40 – 41
Mexico and Morocco 5.2 Reduce the cost of devices
40 – 42
2.4 Affordability in the world’s Least Developed 18 5.3 Prioritise public access facilities
43
Countries
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2.5 The long road to improved broadband 20 5.4 Develop gender responsive national 44
affordability broadband plans 44 – 47
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2.6 Increasing affordability by developing 21 5.4 Develop gender responsive national
policies in line with best practices broadband plans

2.7 Comprehensive approach to policymaking 22 5.5 Integrated approach to policies for
affordable broadband internet

3 Poverty, Income Inequality and the 23 Annexes
Case of Mistaken Affordability
Acknowledgments

3.1 The effect of poverty 25 Annex A: Methodology

3.2 The distorting effect of income inequality 26 Annex B: Affordability Drivers Index

3.3 Hungry for data 28 – Emerging countries

3.4 The long road to universal access in 29 Annex C: Affordability Drivers Index 48

the world’s Least Developed Countries – Developing countries

3.5 Overcoming the challenges of 30 Annex D: ADI score and broadband 49

poverty and income inequality price comparisons

4 Gender Inequality: Exacerbating 31 Infographic 50 – 51
the Affordability Challenge

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