IDB Invest keeps supporting connectivity
The bank has financed Internet Para Todos while it continues investing in telecoms infrastructure to reduce the digital divide in CALA
Reducing Latin America’s digital divide, where more than 100 million people don’t have internet access, is one of the main corporate goals for the Inter-American Development Bank. Through its investment arm IDB Invest, the institution is collaborating with Internet Para Todos, Telefónica’s led infrastructure deployment model for rural areas that will provide internet access to six million people that are now disconnected.
TowerXchange has spoken with Aitor Ezcurra, Corporates’ Division Chief at IDB Invest to understand the project’s financial details and hear about the some of the initiatives to reduce the digital divide in CALA.
TowerXchange: IDB Invest has been fully involved in the Internet Para Todos project alongside Telefónica, Facebook y CAF.