In accordance with the decision of WTDC-02, endorsed
Resolution 46 within the framework of the
Special Initiative “Assistance to Indigenous People”
the BDT develops actions and projects dedicated to
indigenous communities targeting to use the ICTs as
a tool to achieve the integration into the
Information Society of these communities.
BDT included the relevant provisions in the
activities of its Operational Plan with a view to
support Member States in addressing special needs of
indigenous people for creating dedicated actions and
projects as regards to equitable access, use and
knowledge of information communication technology
(ICT’s), based on the preservation of their heritage
and cultural legacy.
BDT develops activities targeting to achieve the
goal of digital inclusion, enabling universal,
sustainable and affordable access to ICT’s for All,
including disadvantaged, marginalized and vulnerable
groups, as well as indigenous people
Study on Universal Access for the indigenous people.
Project towards building a dedicated digital space for indigenous people.
Workshops on ICTs and Capacity Building Programmes for the indigenous leaders.
Partnership targeting the development of self-sustainable projects for
indigenous people worldwide, as well as the provision of ICT’s to their
communities, while respecting their traditions and cultural patrimony.
Projects and Actions targeting to provide access and use of ICTs
to indigenous communities in remote areas