Bikes bring Internet to Bangladesh villages

Info Ladies project connects women living in rural areas into the net


Women on bicycles are bringing the Internet to others living in remote areas of Bangladesh who cannot be online and don't have computers.

The project, which was created in 2008 by group D.Net and other organisations, is called Info Ladies and dozens of its members bike into those remote villages with laptops and Internet connections, helping tens of thousands of people - especially women - get everything from the net.

Because only 5 million of 152 million people have Internet ac...


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