Bridging the digital divide: measuring digital literacy

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dc.description.abstract To promote digital transformation, equal emphasis needs to be placed on digital skills development as to infrastructure development. Integral to investment in digital skills development is the subsequent management and evaluation of digital training programmes. This paper assesses mechanisms to ensure digital training programmes are adequately managed using a standardized data collection framework to measure an internationally accepted digital literacy index. Such an index must be defined by an agile definition of digital literacy responsive to the fluid nature of the digital economy. The paper also explores the extent to which a G20 advisory body may inform a nationally representative data collection strategy within the context of a data collection process that is cognizant of the evolving demands of businesses and users alike. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.subject DIGITAL DIVIDE en
dc.subject LITERACY en
dc.title Bridging the digital divide: measuring digital literacy en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.description.version Y en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.Volume September en
dc.BudgetYear 2017/18 en
dc.ResearchGroup Service Delivery, Democracy and Governance en
dc.SourceTitle Economics en
dc.ArchiveNumber 10017 en
dc.PageNumber Online en
dc.outputnumber 8912 en
dc.bibliographictitle Chetty, K., Qigui, L., Gcora, N.P., Josie, M.J., Wenwei, L. & Fang, C. (2017) Bridging the digital divide: measuring digital literacy. Economics. September:Online. en
dc.publicationyear 2017 en
dc.contributor.author1 Chetty, K. en
dc.contributor.author2 Qigui, L. en
dc.contributor.author3 Gcora, N.P. en
dc.contributor.author4 Josie, M.J. en
dc.contributor.author5 Wenwei, L. en
dc.contributor.author6 Fang, C. en

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