Digital Economy: Harnessing the Benefits and Tackling the Challenges for Sustainable Development in Africa

Speaker:  Sanjay Misra – Lagos, Nigeria
Topic(s):  Web, Mobile and Multimedia Technologies

Abstract

Although there are a lot of resources in Africa, the adequate, efficient and sustainable use to protect the environment is still missing. The worldwide use of technology gives a solution to maintain development without harming nature.  This paper aims to relate the digital economy with sustainable development to provide solutions to challenges and highlight the benefits of this method. Many academic papers and websites have been reviewed and read to collect information about the topic.  Basic amenities such as healthcare, education, and water can be used efficiently and incorporated with the latest technology for the benefit of the people. Taking the necessary steps to counter the challenges and utilize the benefits of the resources without distorting the environment should be the new goal for everyone.

About this Lecture

Number of Slides:  57
Duration:  60/90 minutes
Languages Available:  English
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