iSAT Africa is a winner of the GSMA Connected Society Innovation Fund for Rural Connectivity, a project which aims to support innovative mobile internet connectivity solutions for unconnected rural communities.
The technology vendor will receive a £330,000 grant which will be used to test and evaluate their new, innovative mobile internet connectivity solution for unconnected rural communities in Uganda. The fund will be allocated in partnership with MTN Uganda and is set to run for approximately 18 months.
“iSAT Africa aims to bridge the digital gap, particularly in rural and ultra-rural communities in Africa. We do so by driving innovation in hybrid technological solutions, business model for sustainability, build ecosystem and social upliftment.”
– Stanley Ayittah, iSAT Africa
Click here to read the GSMA’s recent press release on the Connected Society Innovation Fund.