Digital Equity is a condition in which all individuals and communities have the information technology capacity needed for full participation in our society, democracy and economy. Digital Equity is necessary for civic and cultural participation, employment, lifelong learning, and access to essential services.
Bridge the digital divide for all people in the city and county of Durham, NC.
All people who live, work, and socialize in the city and county of Durham, NC have access to digital skills training and technology to support their goals.
Expand Broadband access and adoption
Increase the number of people who have a device that allows them to participate fully online
Increase digital knowledge and skills among all groups in the community to encourage lifelong learning
Implement and assess the outcomes of the Digital Equity Plan