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ITU Council 2016

The 2016 session of the ITU Council will take place at ITU Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, from 25 May to 2 June 2016.

High-level Policy Dialogue on Digital Health

In the framework of the ITU m-Powering Development Initiative, a high level Policy Dialogue on Digital Health is being held on 23-24 May 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland.
High-level Policy Dialogue on Digital Health

What will the rise of open source mean for Standardization and 5G ?

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ITU Telecom World Awards 2016

Recognizing and rewarding the best in innovative ICT solutions with social impact. Find out more on how you can take part, gain international visibility, share good practices - and realise your potential, faster.
ITU Telecom World Awards 2016
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  • ITU Telecom World Awards 2016


ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao condemns the terrorist attacks in Paris and expresses his sincere condolences to the victims, their families and to the Government of France.

He assures WRC-15 delegates that ITU is working closely with Geneva authorities and the UN security team to ensure the safety and security of delegates and staff.



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ITU Council 2016

​25 May - 2 June 2016, Geneva, Switzerland

Global Space Conference on Space and the Information Society

​6-7 June 2016, Geneva, Switzerland

ITU Telecom World 2016

​14-17 November 2016, Bangkok, Thailand

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ITU150 e-book: Read online or download
The interactive book features highlights from ITU's year-long 150th anniversary celebrations

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Building tomorrow's Smart Sustainable Cities

Shaping smarter and more sustainable citiesWRC-15 Final Acts

The Final Acts constitute a record of the decisions taken at the World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 (WRC-15).

Measuring the Information Society ReportICT Development Index (IDI)

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WSIS Forum 2016