Advocacy

Advocating for a brighter tech future

There is currently a lack of high-quality, high-speed and affordable digital services across Canada. We are working to change this. Teaming up with government, education, and the private sector, Cybera is creating a community that champions vital networking and computing services and utilities for everyone, everywhere.

 

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Update – Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada

In April 2018, the Canadian Standing Committee on Industry, Science, and Technology presented its “Broadband Connectivity in Rural Canada: Overcoming the Digital Divide” to the House of Commons in order to make public their findings and recommendations from a study on broadband connectivity.

Cybera was one of several organizations that had testified to the committee, and is cited throughout the report.

The Committee acknolwedged that there is much work to be done to connect rural, remote, and Indigenous communities, and offers potential solutions. You can read the enitre report [here].

 
 

 

If you are aware of a digital accessibility issue that you would like Cybera to help address, please contact our Policy & Strategy Analyst, Alyssa Moore: alyssa.moore@cybera.ca.