Open consultations on the
participation of relevant stakeholders in the activities of ITU related to WSIS.
1 March - 15 June 2008
In response to
Resolution 141 of the Plenipotentiary Conference, a
Council Working Group has been established to
conduct a study on the participation of all relevant stakeholders in the
activities of the Union related to the
World Summit on the
Information Society (WSIS)
In order to find out about the views of as many relevant stakeholders as
possible, the Resolution mandated the Council Working group to conduct open
consultations on this issue.
During its last meeting on
29-30 January 2008, the Working Group agreed on the modalities and timeframe
of the open consultations.
The Group also agreed on a set of questions that all entities that were
accredited to the World Summit on the Information Society would be invited to
reply. The group further decided to invite ITU Membership to reply to
In this context, ITU would like to invite you to reply, by 15 June 2008,
to the questionnaire below on the participation of relevant stakeholders.
All relevant answers to the questionnaire will be considered by the Group at its
next meeting in September 2008 and serve as input for the study. At its 2009
session, the ITU Council will present a final report on the study for the use of
Member States in preparing their proposals for the next Plenipotentiary
We thank you in advance for
your contribution and for the ideas that you may put forward.