Economic Development and Inclusion through Local Broadband Access Networks

Migliorisi, Stefano;
Balletti, Alessandra;
Edwards, Karl;
Donà, Roberto;
Mendoza, David;
Dias, Ugo Silva;
Collado di Franco, Miguel;
Deza, Luis
Aug 2009
The theme of the study is the recent experience of community-based initiatives driven by municipal governments, community organizations, local entrepreneurs associations, NGOs that have deployed sustainable local broadband connectivity services. This report provides a detailed mapping of best practice for the implementation of sustainable local broadband access networks and an analysis of the situation in Brazil, Dominican Republic, Guatemala and Peru.