INSTITUTIONS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION HAVE APPROVED A PROJECT TO PROVIDE WI-FI TO THOSE PEOPLE WHO HAVE NO INTERNET COVERAGE.
Although the European Union is one of the most prosperous and advanced regions of the world, the truth is that not all citizens enjoy the same opportunity in technology. De facto, a large number of municipalities in Europe has no Internet nor was he expected, so the opportunities for these small populations plummet at a time in which the economy has a large digital base; so that the European Union wants to put up the matter.
Day 29 May, the institutions of the European Union approved a fund 120 million to provide free Internet before 2020 the more than 8.000 Municipalities Union who do not have Internet coverage, It is making it impossible to hire a service with traditional suppliers; which is a handicap for these thousands of municipalities that can not develop services and infrastructure, or basic, if they are based on the net.
This agreement comes after the three major institutions like the European Commission, the European Parliament and the Council of the Union put in place initiatives related to improving access and quality of Internet of European citizens, within a range of ideas from which funds are included to provide Wi-Fi gratuito to various parts of Europe within the seven-year budget of the European Union.
Moment, and although the project is underway, still requires some agreement on technical deployment and special specifications are those used to justify budget allocation and launch bidding contests that each country must convene within its territory.