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Digital Development Topics
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
While Artificial Intelligence (AI) offers numerous potential benefits by creating efficiencies in systems and offloading rote tasks away from humans, these tools are not neutral.
Digital finance interventions can increase transparency and open new and inclusive markets.
Digital Inclusion promotes the use of open, inclusive and secure communications networks and services by marginalized groups.
Digital literacy is the ability to access, manage, understand, integrate, communicate, evaluate, and create information safely and appropriately through digital devices.
Key Digital Development Tools
These are key tools that you can also access country-specific information for by using the map above.
Digital Ecosystem Evidence Map (DEEM)
The Digital Ecosystem Evidence Map (DEEM) provides up-to-date resources on digital development interventions and digital ecosystems around the world.
mAccess Diagnostic Tool
This tool is intended to help assess foundational components of the digital ecosystem using indicators on internet availability, affordability, access and use at a country level and allow for comparison across countries.
Digital Ecosystem Country Assesement (DECA)
The Digital Ecosystem Country Assessment (DECA), a flagship initiative of the Digital Strategy, identifies development opportunities and risks in a country’s digital ecosystem.
Digital Financial Services Central (DFS Central)
A self-service platform for USAID staff and stakeholders interested in using digital financial services to better lives and development outcomes in the places they work.