Fact Sheet | June 25, 2020
Digital by Default
The rapid development and adoption of digital technology is transforming how people worldwide access information, goods, and services. Digital technology has the power to spur economic growth, improve development outcomes, and lift millions out of poverty.
USAID has released its first-ever Digital Strategy, charting an Agency-wide vision for development and humanitarian assistance in the world’s rapidly evolving digital landscape. It sets a path to equip staff, empower partners, and shape effective programming that supports partners to become self-reliant and capable of leading their own development journeys.
Building on more than a decade of investment in ICT4D, Catholic Relief Services is well-positioned to meet the parameters set out in USAID’s Digital Strategy. To learn more about ICT4D at CRS, click here!
For more information, view the USAID Digital Strategy