Mobile for Development


Bringing together mobile operator members, tech innovators, the development community and governments, to harness the power of mobile in emerging markets.

Make an Impact

The GSMA Mobile for Development team drives innovation in digital technology to reduce inequalities in our world. Singularly positioned at the intersection of the mobile ecosystem and the development sector, we stimulate digital innovation to deliver both sustainable business and large-scale socio-economic impact for the underserved. Our work has impacted 74.2 million lives to date, and counting. 

Join our discussions at Thrive Africa, where we will be showcasing our work across a multitude of panels, interviews and seminars in a new chapter of connectivity for Africa.

Mobile for Development Donors


Founding Partners

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Official Media Partners