It’s been more than 40 days since Rural Economic Development Minister Monsef said applications for Internet connectivity funding would open. So far, no one’s seen a dime. Share how bad connectivity has affected you during COVID-19 and read others’ stories. Let’s put some pressure on Monsef to get Canada connected.
As schools, workplaces, stores, government services and community events move online, a whopping 59% of rural households across Canada still don’t have access to reliable high-speed Internet. Let’s change that!
People are being asked to stay at home to fight COVID19 in Canada, but many don’t have Internet access, leaving them isolated and without employment/educational opportunities. Call on ISPs to take steps to connect people
Our ability to use the Internet safely, securely and privately is under threat. Canada’s security partners in the Five Eyes Alliance are attacking encryption and passing dangerous legislation mandating ‘back doors’ that weaken Internet safety for us all.