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Events



Recent Events

WSIS Thematic Workshop: Addressing the Global e-Waste Challenge, co-organized with UNU and ISWA, 16 June 2017, Geneva, Switzerland

WSIS Forum 2017: Action Line C7. E-environment: Environment, an Important Pillar to Building a Sustainable Future,   12 June 2017, Geneva, Switzerland

Main Events

logo2-ITUcolors.png​The Global Forum on Emergency Telecommunications (GET) has evolved to become the main global event focusing on emergency telecommunications and climate change mitigation and adaptation.  The "2nd Global Forum on Emergency Telecommunications (GET-2016): SAVING LIVES" took place in Kuwait City, Kuwait, at the Regency Hotel, from 26-28 January 2016, preceded by pre-events on 25 January 2016. The GET-2016 was organized by the Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and hosted by the Government of Kuwait. 

Events on ICTs and Climate Change


WSIS Action Line C7. E-environment: Environment, an Important Pillar to Building a Sustainable Future, co-organized with WMO and UNEP-Basel Secretariat, 12 June 2017, Geneva, Switzerland

"WMO Multi-Hazard Early Warning Conference, Session 3: Bringing the message to the communities-at-risk, organized by ITU, in cooperation with CENAPRED (Mexico), 22 May 2017, Cancun, Mexico 

2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, contributing partner along with other UN agencies,
22-26 May 2017, Cancun, Mexico