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PURPOSE OF THE FUND

The Fund shall be used by the Commission, on the recommendation of ECTEL, to compensate any telecommunications provider who is required to provide universal service by virtue of section 42 of the Act or to otherwise promote universal service.

The Fund shall consist of:

Contributions by telecommunications providers as specified under the Act and by Order of the Minister

The Fund shall consist of:

Any funds that may be directly appropriated by Parliament for purposes of the Fund

The Fund shall consist of:

Official grants, donations, bequests or other contributions, or transfers granted by an individual or other legal entity.

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DEFINING FUND PROJECTS

The Commission shall establish criteria, in accordance with the Guidelines for determining the scope and nature of projects that may be eligible for Fund support in any given financial year. The Commission shall determine which proposed projects shall receive financial support from the Fund in any given financial year.

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DO YOU HAVE PROPOSALS FOR FUND PROJECTS ?

A person may submit a proposal for a Fund project, according to procedures and formats to be set forth by the Commission in the Guidelines. The Fund Administrator shall request and receive project proposals for review.

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PROJECTS FUNDED BY THE UNIVERSAL SERVICE FUND

The Universal Service Fund furnished computers, printers, computer desks and broadband connectivity to Vielle Case, Penville and Thibaud smart centers to help facilitate student learning development in their community.

The following benefits will be derived:

  • Provide support to the …

 

The National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC) through the Universal Service Fund (USF) As part of the mandate of the National Telecommunications..

The Universal Service Fund provided Free Wi-Fi connectivity to the Botanic Garden so that the citizens and visitors can access FREE Wi-Fi internet. StudentsĀ in the vicinity of the Botanical Garden.

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