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What works in tackling digital exclusion?
In this guest blog SCVO's David McNeill calls for organisations from across the public, private and third sectors to sign Scotland’s Digital Participation Charter and join the national movement to ensure the internet is for everyone.
Get Digital’s new heatmap highlights large areas of digital exclusion across the UK
Published in association with Lloyds Banking Group, the new Get Digital Heatmap shows that large areas of the UK continue to suffer from high levels of digital exclusion.
Basic digital skills
Introducing Get Digital, from the Tech Partnership
Get Digital is the Tech Partnership’s campaign to give everyone access to the basic level of digital skills they need for life and work in an increasingly digital world. Through a range of resources, Get Digital supports people to develop digital capabilities, including as the first step on the ladder to learning more advanced and specialist tech skills.
This is the reality for those that lack basic digital skills including
Find the common causes of digital exclusion and how these causes relate. Search digital exclusion by local authority area on the interactive heatmap.Read more
Learn the 5 areas of digital capability and how to assess them.Read more
Discover a collection of tools and research on issues related to basic digital skills and digital exclusion.Read more