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ITU-D Sector Membership

 

The ITU-D Sector is one of the three Sectors of the ITU which was established to help spread equitable, sustainable and affordable access to telecommunications, as a means of stimulating broader social and economic development.

 

OVERVIEW

​Through public-private partnerships, ITU-D is implementing projects and activities in the field of regulatory and market environment, market information and statistics, human capacity building, telecommunication technologies and network development, special initiatives for disadvantaged groups, special programme for LDCs, SIDS and emergency telecommunications, ICT applications and cybersecurity.

ITU Sector Members, Associates and Academia benefit from the Telecommunication Information Exchange Service (TIES). This is a set of networked information ressources and services offered by ITU without any charge to support your participation in the activities of the Union. TIES gives access to Conference and meeting documents including contributions, working documents, reports, etc.; Registered FTP server containing information from the ITU Document Store; Electronic Document Handling (EDH) Services; Internet Services (E-mail, FTP, www, Newsgroups).

SECTOR MEMBERS

​are entitled to participate in:

the World Telecommunication Development Conference, Regional Preparatory Meetings, Study Groups and Working Groups, Telecommunication Development Advisory Group and its Working Groups, Global Industry Leaders Forum, working parties, seminars, roundtables and colloquia.

Fees:
Minimum annual fee is 7,950 CHF for Sector Members based in developed countries and 3,975 CHF for Sector Members based in developing countries. ITU-D Sector Members may also make a larger contribution, which is most common among larger industry members.

Become an ITU-D Sector Member!

ASSOCIATES

​are entitled to take part in the work of a selected single study group. Associates are also entitled to participate in working parties, seminars, roundtables, colloquia, etc.

Fees:
Minimum annual fee is 3,975 CHF for Associates based in developed countries and 1'987 CHF for Associates based in developing countries.

Become an ITU-D Associate!

ACADEMIA

​Academia, universities and their associated research establishments concerned with the development of telecommunications / information and communication technology can participate in the work of ITU-D Study Groups. These institutions do not have a role in decision-making, including the adoption of resolutions or recommendations regardless of the approval procedure.

Academia are also entitled to participate in working parties, seminars, roundtables, colloquia, etc.

Fees:
Minimum annual fee is 3,975 CHF for Academia based in developed countries and 1'987 CHF for Academia based in developing countries.

Become an ITU-D Academia!