Do digital technologies enable economic development? - EXPeditions

Do digital technologies enable economic development?

by Elisa Oreglia
  • Key point 1
    While there is enthusiasm about the potential of digital technologies to empower people in the Global South, such technologies don’t always match what people want or need.
  • Key point 2
    By focusing on digital technologies, we overlook the importance of social relations in business and communities.
  • Key point 3
    Digital technologies should be evaluated from the perspective of users rather than service providers.