Enhanced broadband access coming to rural and remote communities across Canada

In Standard by Geoff

Access to broadband is essential for living, working and competing in a digital world. For Canadians in rural and northern regions in particular, access to high-speed Internet can unlock tremendous economic potential, leading to the creation of new jobs, products and businesses that will benefit Canadian middle-class families.

Connect to Innovate was developed after extensive consultations with stakeholders, Internet service providers and Canadians. The program is designed to meet the needs of those living in rural and remote areas by bringing Internet access to institutions like schools, hospitals and First Nation band offices.

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