Community Networks: Connecting the unconnected | Digital Planet

The digital divide in tribal lands in north America, digital deras connecting farmers in rural Pakistan and offline underground internet in Cuba.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 34'23''
  • Broadcast year: 2022
Curriculum Connection
  • Sociology | What is the relationship between globalisation and digital forms of communication? | Definitions of globalisation and problems: digital revolution; global village; virtual communities; networked global society; social media. Applying sociological theories to digital forms of communication.

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC World Service
  • Programme: Digital Planet
  • Episode: Community Networks: Connecting the unconnected