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Africa short on phones despite mobile phone growth

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
2004-09
Published:
International
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois Box: 149
Subject Term:
Africa, distribution, information needs, information services, information systems, rural-urban difference, telecommunication, telephone communication, information technology, information gaps, digital divide
Notes:
Apart from describing the shortage of mobile phones, the report indicates that growth in mobile phone usage is concentrated in urban areas and is "creating a widening communication gap between rural and urban communities."