Digital Inclusion Knowledge Fair

Digital Inclusion Knowledge Fair

Leaving no one behind

9 July 2021

“Digital is 10% tech and 90% human.” - Lucia Adams, NEXT: Digital transformation is a human issue, not a tech one

Key features
Dynamic discussions

Exchange ideas and get inspired for the future of digital inclusion

Showcase your work

Submit your proposal to present your digitally inclusive learning solution

Learn differently

Gain insights at this innovative, global knowledge-sharing event

High-level resources

Engage with experts from the UN and other international organizations

Digital inclusion isn’t about hardware or software, it’s about mindware. In this age of accelerated digital transformation, we must act together to bridge the digital divide and ensure no one is left behind. As an encore to the Digital Inclusion Summitseize this opportunity to learn from digital inclusion practitioners worldwide, showcase your work in promoting more inclusive digital learning experiences, and discover the potential of digital solutions for lifelong learning and employability.

Let’s tap into the human side of digital technology.

What do we want to do?
  • Showcase innovative and impactful initiatives from across the globe to inspire a more inclusive digital transformation for the future
  • Learn from experts in the field on how to design successful digital inclusion interventions and share ideas with like-minded individuals 
  • Build a community of practice for exchanging knowledge and creating opportunities for individuals with an interest in digitally inclusive lifelong learning
Call for digital inclusion ideas!

Do you have a digitally inclusive startup, solution, or project? We want to hear about it! This could be your chance to display your digital solution to a global audience at the Digital Inclusion Knowledge Fair. 

Follow these three steps:

  • Prepare your proposal to present at the fair
  • Submit the proposal by 18 June  
  • Wait to hear from us for next steps
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“Together, as we seek to build a strong recovery from the pandemic, we can reduce the harmful aspects of digital technology, and unleash its power as a true equalizer and enabler.” 

- UN Secretary-General António Guterres, UN News

Who is this fair for?
  • Individuals, whether you’re a grassroots practitioner, researcher, or simply a digital inclusion enthusiast who wants to learn about the latest developments in the field 
  • Organizations like training providers or NGOs that want to upgrade their strategy and capacity to implement digital inclusion initiatives
  • Policy-makers promoting social and digital inclusion through lifelong learning, and ready to discuss the best ways to approach complex digital inclusion issues
What will happen?

Now more than ever, we must unite intellectually as we distance socially. The Digital Inclusion Knowledge Fair will run virtually on a digital ecosystem providing dynamic engagement and interaction opportunities for all that attend.

  • Browse the fair hall and meet the changemakers at the digital inclusion booths
  • Interact in real-time through live chats, audio calls, and video sessions
  • Explore exclusive resources and directly download digital tools for your use
  • Connect with a global network of thinkers and creators from the comfort of your home

This event fully endorses the Principles of Digital Development


ILO/Cinterfor is a technical service of the International Labour Organization, created in 1963 and established in Montevideo, Uruguay. Cinterfor responds to the needs of individuals, companies and countries, providing professional training and human resource development. Cinterfor coordinates a knowledge management network of institutions and organizations related to these issues.