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Indigenous Connectivity: New Tribal Grant for Three US Community Networks
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Community Networks 10 December 2021

Indigenous Connectivity: New Tribal Grant for Three US Community Networks

People from Yurok, Hoopa Valley, and Bear River Band will be able to improve and expand their connectivity

To Bridge the Digital Divide, States Need to Allow Community Networks
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In the News 23 November 2021

To Bridge the Digital Divide, States Need to Allow Community Networks

Morning Consult
INDIGENOUS CONNECTIVITY SUMMIT URGES STRONGER GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR DIGITAL EQUITY
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In the News 18 November 2021

INDIGENOUS CONNECTIVITY SUMMIT URGES STRONGER GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR DIGITAL EQUITY

The Ritz Herald
The Divide: Internet Society’s Mark Buell on what’s ‘very good’ and ‘less good’ in the broadband bill
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In the News 18 November 2021

The Divide: Internet Society’s Mark Buell on what’s ‘very good’ and ‘less good’ in the broadband bill

Broadband World News
Bridging the digital divide: Investing where it counts
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In the News 18 November 2021

Bridging the digital divide: Investing where it counts

The Hill
Indigenous Connectivity Summit Urges Stronger Government Support for Digital Equity, Identifies Critical Solutions to Expand Access
Press Releases 18 November 2021

Indigenous Connectivity Summit Urges Stronger Government Support for Digital Equity, Identifies Critical Solutions to Expand Access

2021 recommendations call for bold and rapid action to ensure fast, affordable, and sustainable Internet for Indigenous communities across...

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The Internet Society’s North America region currently counts 8,476 individual members, out of whom 4,022 (47%) are also members of one of our 10 Chapters in the region. 

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