Description (short summary): This Communication proposes a European Initiative on e-Inclusion comprising: a) an e-Inclusion campaign â€˜e-Inclusion, be part of it!â€™ to raise awareness and connecting efforts during 2008, to be concluded by a Ministerial Conference, to demonstrate concrete progress and reinforce commitments, and b) a strategic framework for action, to implement the Riga Ministerial Declaration by:
- Enabling the conditions for everyone to take part in the information society by bridging the broadband, accessibility and tackling competences gaps.
- Accelerating effective participation of groups at risk of exclusion and improving quality of life.
- Integrating e-Inclusion actions to maximise lasting impact.
The Communication is available in 22 languages.
Number of pages: 12
Nature of documentation: Policy/Strategy papers