Gender Digital Divide Risk Mitigation Technical Note

Learn about risk mitigation for the Gender Digital Divide through the information presented in this technical note, developed to address women’s equitable participation in the national, regional and global economy.


This technical note offers practical steps, strategies and resources to be used by USAID staff and partners for mitigating the risks associated with women and girls accessing and using information and communication technology (ICT), with examples of on-the-ground solutions. This technical note includes a “how-to” document; an overview of the risks of ICT to women and girls; practical risk mitigation strategies; and key documents.