Stubblefield said that in addition to adding baccaluareate programs and a graduate center, UASF
would continue the one- and two-year programs currently offered by Westark.
She said government continued, through partnerships, to connect villages and towns to the national fiber network by rolling out infrastructure to connect Batswana such as through the Universal Access Service Fund of UASF
, that recently saw the computerisation and connectivity to the internet of several schools in some of the remote parts of the country.
The programme is offered by Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) through the Universal Access and Service fund (UASF
), in partnership with Botswana Telecommunications Corporation a (BTC) and Hardpro (Pty) Ltd.
On other issues, he said in 2014, BOCRA established a Universal Access and Service Fund (UASF
) the fund, which he said aimed to promote uniform level of services to all users of communication services to unserved and underserved areas.
Orange Botswana and Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) have collaborated to connect broadband Internet to 18 villages in Mabutsane Sub-district through the Universal Access and Services Fund (UASF