As a leading provider of satellite technology, Avanti Communications provides vital connectivity across EMEA. The company’s latest collaboration with the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) saw the delivery and installation of free solar-powered satellite broadband connectivity and laptops to seven UNHCR sites and off-grid refugee settlements in Uganda.
The partnership will enable refugees and their host communities to access information, humanitarian and livelihood services; working to create revenue-generating opportunities, increase refugee self-reliance and ease the pressure on host countries.
THREESIXTY launched the news to key contacts across satellite and telecommunications trade media, in addition to pan-African outlets.
More than 20 pieces of coverage were secured, including a broadcast interview with AfricaNews which reaches more than 15 million viewers and is watched in 38 countries across sub-Saharan Africa.