15/04/2011

Topic of the Week: Digital Gap

Exploring the Digital Gap

The digital gap is defined as the growing gap between those who have access to and the skills to use ICT and those who have limited or no access due to economic or geographical reasons. As a result, not all benefit the same from digital technology. How critical is it when a country has a major digital gap in its community? Does it exist in Oman? If so, what can be done to minimize the digital gap?