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BDT m-Powering Development Initiative Advisory Board Meeting

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During the meeting, the three Working Groups of the Initiative presented the results of the work in the areas of advocacy, access and affordability, and partnerships.  The results form the basis of the 2018 report of the m-Powering Development Initiative Advisory Board, which will be launched tomorrow.

During the meeting  H.E. Mr Ibrahima Guimba Saidou, Minister Special Advisor to the President of the Republic of Niger, presented Niger 2.0 – the country’s digital transformation plan with a special focus on the Smart Village. The Minister highlighted the synergies between Niger 2.0 and the work of the m-Powering Development Initiative.