Public Access to the Internet and Social Change: An experience in Colombia, between silence and hope

Abstract

The use of information and communication technologies (ICT) can contribute to community development. Public access venues such as telecentres, public libraries and cybercafés make ICT more broadly available, extending the benefits of ICT to underserved sectors of the population. Development is seen as a process of empowerment of marginalized communities to… (More)

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@article{Gomez2010PublicAT, title={Public Access to the Internet and Social Change: An experience in Colombia, between silence and hope}, author={Ricardo Santiago Gomez and Luis Fernando Baron-Porras}, journal={J. Community Informatics}, year={2010}, volume={6} }