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1 Americas Regional Initiatives discussed at Regional Development Forum
( ITU Features )

RDF AMERICAS6The ITU Regional Development Forum (RDF) for the Americas was held in Cancún, Mexico on 14 July 2015.

The Forum w...

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2 Broadband Commission Helps Drive Focus on ICT Revolution for Development
( 69th General Assembly Coverage )

Content by: South-South News

21 September 2014, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor - Our digital future is upon us. Every day, more and more people around the world are tapping into the power of the Internet, joining their voices to the global community through information and communications technologies like computers, mobile phones and social media.

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3 Communique: ITU Council guides implementation of strategic plan
( ITU Press Releases )

 

Budget approved for 2016-2017 biennium

Geneva, 21 May 2015 – ITU’s governing Council concluded its 2015 session ahead of schedule after agreeing on the implementation of the strategic plan and activities of the Union f...

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4 Communique: ITU Council looks ahead to implementation of strategic plan as Membership marks 150 years of excellence
( ITU Press Releases )

Wonki Min of Republic of Korea steers ITU Council 2015 as Chairman

Geneva, 12 May 2015 – ITU’s governing Council opened its annual session this morning under the Chairmanship of Mr Wonki Min of the Republic of Korea.

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5 Communique: ITU Radiocommunication Seminar supports Space and Terrestrial services development in Asia-Pacific
( ITU Press Releases )

Manila Forum examines challenges ahead for space and terrestrial services

Geneva, 29 May 2015 – The Regional Radiocommunication Seminar 2015 and Workshop on Satellite Coordination for Asia-Pacific (RRS-15 Asia-Pacific) concluded today ...

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6 Communique: ITU Radiocommunication seminar supports space and terrestrial services development in the Americas
( ITU Press Releases )

 

San Salvador Forum examines future challenges and opportunities

Geneva, 31 July 2015 – The Regional Radiocommunication Seminar 2015 for the Americas Region (RRS-15 Americas) concluded today in San Salvador, El Salvador.<...

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7 Communique: ITU’s 150th anniversary celebrations in full swing
( ITU Press Releases )

ITU150 poster competition: deadline 1 May

Geneva, 15 April 2015 – This year ITU celebrates 150 years of excellence in connecting the world to the benefits of telecommunications and information and communication technologies.

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8 Communique: Terrestrial and space services addressed at Niamey Radiocommunication seminar
( ITU Press Releases )

Focus on future spectrum management in Africa region

Geneva, 27 April 2015 – The Regional Radiocommunication Seminar 2015 for Africa closed today in Niamey, Niger. The seminar was organized by ITU and the African Telecommunication Unio...

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9 Development of ICT means freedom for SIDS
( UN Main Bodies )

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14 November 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - The United Nations today explored the possibilities of reinvigorating the development of E-government facilities with...

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10 Media Advisory: Gabon to host world-leading symposium for global ICT regulatory community
( ITU Press Releases )

 

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11 Media Advisory: ITU celebrates 150th anniversary on 17 May
( ITU Press Releases )

 

Action-packed programme features history and future outlook for ICTs

 

Geneva, 7 May 2015...

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12 Media Advisory: President of Costa Rica to be inaugurated ITU patron for Youth and ICT
( ITU Press Releases )

President Luis Guillermo Solís to attend ceremony at ITU on 8 June

Geneva, 5 June 2015...

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13 Media Advisory: World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum, Geneva, 25 - 29 May
( ITU Press Releases )

This year’s WSIS Forum will attract around 1,200 high-level policy-makers from 140+ countries, including government ministers, civil society leaders, academics, business, and international organizations.

 ...

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14 Meet the winners of the #speakstandards video competition
( ITU Features )

A team of four from Mexico has won first prize in the #speakstandards video competition. Their video highlighting the importance of standardized graphical symbols in our daily life received half of the nearly 6,500 public votes.

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15 New ITU-T standard on cloud-based Big Data
( ITU Features )

ITU members have achieved first-stage approval (‘consent’) of the first ITU-T standard on Big Data. The standard details the requirements, capabilities and use cases of cloud-based Big Data as well as its ‘system context’, a high-level view of a cl...

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16 Press Release: Dubai first city to trial ITU key performance indicators for smart sustainable cities
( ITU Press Releases )

 

Pilot project to assess city progress and inform urban-development policies

Geneva, 13 May 2015 – Dubai will be the world’s first city to assess the efficiency and sustainability of its op...

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17 Press Release: Global ICT policy community meets in Gabon for top international regulatory event
( ITU Press Releases )

Strong growth potential of developing markets attracts
delegates and speakers from five continents

Libreville, Gabon, 9 June, 2015 – Some 400 senior international policy makers...

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18 Press Release: Global ICT regulatory meeting highlights key role of innovation in driving ICT development
( ITU Press Releases )

 

Debates stressed need for more innovative approaches to funding
challenges, ICT taxation, network sharing and licensing of new services

Libreville, Gabon,11 June, 2015 – Promoting digital inclusion and closing the...

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19 Press Release: ITU and Iridium enhance telecommunication capacity for emergencies following natural disasters
( ITU Press Releases )

Iridium donates new emergency telecommunication equipment to ITU

Geneva, 20 May 2015Iridium Communications Inc, a satellite communications company t...

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20 Press Release: ITU deploys emergency communication equipment in Nepal
( ITU Press Releases )

 

Bid to coordinate relief efforts in aftermath of devastating earthquake

Geneva, 27 April 2015 – ITU has deployed emergency telecommunication equipment in Nepal following the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the country ...

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