Shaping the Future of Multilateralism
Year of Publication
Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung European Union
Country of Publication
Country - LAC
Multlteralism; digital; recovery; pandemic; Covid-19; LAC Region; UNASUR; Indigenous; technology; SICA; CELAC; Data; Connectivity; Digitalisation;
The absence of an integrated digital market and a unified political vision for tech policy in Latin America and the Caribbean puts the countries of the region at risk of dependency on a foreign private sector for their digital transformation. The investment that will be required to recover from the pandemic offers a unique chance to break out of the current market logic and treat technology as critical social infrastructure that must be sustainable and requires citizen participation.