Update to Free Basic Services

More than 60 new services are available across the 19 countries where free basic services are available, and the Platform is now live.

One Year In: Free Basic Services

We’re making it easier for mobile operators to turn on in new countries, improving the process to offer free basic services to the unconnected.

Announcing the Platform

Today, we’re introducing the Platform, an open program for developers to easily create services that integrate with We’re also giving people more choice over the free basic services they can use.

The State of Global Connectivity

State of Connectivity: A Report on Global Internet Access, a new study by examines the current state of global internet connectivity and takes a close look at who’s connected, who’s not and why.
Meta App Now Available in India

Today, Facebook and Reliance Communications are making the internet available to millions of people in India through the launch of the app and free basic services.

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