India’s digital public infrastructure

How India’s digital public infrastructure is enabling the emergence of state-backed ‘alt big tech’

This article first appeared in the Scroll on July 01, 2024

The global quest for digital transformation has found a new champion in the form of digital public infrastructure. The United Nations has identified digital public infrastructure – digital building blocks operating at a societal scale in fields like digital identity and digital payments – as a high-impact initiative for achieving the sustainable development goals.

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