Perceiving benefit and having specific reasons to use the internet - for example keeping in touch, family health information, studying online, internet banking.
Access to an internet-enabled device, access to affordable quality internet, accessible content including those with disabilities and limited language skills.
Having all seven digital capabilities: getting connected; managing information; communicating; transacting; creating; problem-solving; and staying safe.
Having confidence and online literacy to tell between information that is right and information that is misleading, wrong or harmful; knowing how to protect personal and private information.
News and Articles
This week, being National Volunteers Week, we have celebrated the fantastic contribution that our volunteers make to our digital inclusion
The Digital Inclusion Alliance Aotearoa (DIAA) is pleased to announce a new digital literacy programme for seniors – Better Digital
Minister Tracey Martin continues to demonstrate that she is a Minister that really understands just how important libraries are for
Today’s announcement by InternetNZ of a 5-point digital inclusion plan for presentation to government has been welcomed by the Digital
On 25 March 2020 New Zealand went into a Level 4 (stay at home) lockdown in response to the Covid-19
The Covid-19 national lockdown is affecting the delivery of all our programmes. Skinny Jump (previously called Spark Jump) is continuing
A Digital Inclusion Research Forum is to be held at Te Papa in Wellington on Day Zero of NetHui, Wednesday
The Establishment Board Trustees have set a date for the Alliance’s first AGM. This is to held on Wednesday 2
Whanganui residents, wanting to get on board for a future that includes more digital opportunities, will be the first in
A couple of months ago, Anne Milton who is the Minister for Apprenticeship and Skills in the UK, made a
Read the reviews of some of our Customers.
“I think the classes are a wonderful help to people trying to break into the world of internet who have no or little experience.”
Stokes Valley Library
“The SparkJump class, and access to the internet that my family can afford is an absolute revelation. I am so grateful for the class and for getting us connected at home. The librarians/staff were really great. Thanks heaps!”
Dunedin City Library
“After completing each module I was confident with using the new skills that effectively and efficiently quickened my reporting in my work. These sessions built my confidence in using computers.”