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Rural Telecommunications Development in Least Developed Countries

Project No 7GLO03043
Title Rural Telecommunications Development in Least Developed Countries
Description The aim of the project is to assist ITU Member States that have suffered one form or another of an emergency situation. Under this project ITU will, upon request by a State Member, deploy 15 Inmarsat GAN satellite terminals donated by Inmarsat to assist in disaster mitigation and relief.
Status Ongoing
Time Frame From 1/1/2003 To 31/12/2016
Funding Funded
Project Site ITU Headquarters
Beneficiary Countries Multi Countries
ITU Project Management Team PURCELL, F. Mrs.
ITU Field Office Contact ITU Headquarters
Place de Nations
1211 Geneva 20

Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 730 5111
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Link to the Legal Bases http://TSSC Nr. 29 du 29.4.2004
Keywords Emergency telecommunications
Relation to the Resolutions
Study Period Reference Chapter/ProgNo Title
2002Res. 162A / 6Special actions for the least developed countries
2006Res. 162A / 6Special actions for the least developed countries
2010Res. 160 / 0Special actions for the least developed countries
2012Res. 160 / 0Special actions for the least developed countries
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C02Information and Communication Infrastructure
C07ICT Applications
Financial Scale (CHF) More than 1'000'000