Nº 20 December 2021

ISSN: 2173-8254

Informe sobre el desarrollo mundial 2016. Dividendos digitales. Panorama General

We are in the midst of the greatest revolution in information and communications history. More than 40% of the world population has access to Internet, and every day new users are added. We must seize this rapid technological change to achieve a more prosperous and inclusive world. This report states that are traditional development challenges that prevent the digital revolution unfolding all its transformative potential. The report concludes that it will not be possible to realize all the benefits of the transformation of information and communications unless countries continue to improve the business climate, investing in education and health of its population and promoting good government.