Elderly in Malaysia struggle to bridge digital divide amid COVID-19 pandemic

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The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdowns have sped up the push towards digitalisation across the world. While most tech-savvy people and the younger generation might welcome the new trend, the elderly in Malaysia are struggling to bridge the digital divide. In a Petaling Jaya suburb of Bukit Gasing, digital literary workshops have been organised to help the elderly adapt. Volunteers teach them how to stay connected with their loved ones via social media, send messages, and access digital maps.

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