KADO - Korea Agency for Digital Opportunity and Promotion, South Korea
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KADO is a specialized government subsidiary devoted to providing comprehensive support for domestic and international digital divide closure. We provide the disabled, the elderly and farming and fishing villagers with easy and affordable access to information and communication service, so elevating life quality of the public and achieving balanced development of national economy.
KADO is specifically engaged in seven objectives.
They are first information access environment creation, second skills and contents development aimed at bridging digital divide, third international cooperation to narrow the global digital divide, fourth public IT education to upgrade people's IT literacy, fifth promotion of public awareness on the digital divide, sixth encouragement of productive information use and prevention of informatization adverse function, and last research and development on the digital divide and its bridging strategy.