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ICTs for a Sustainable World #ICT4SDG

ITU Telecommunication Development Sector


The 14th World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium (WTIS) takes place in Gaborone, Botswana, from 21-23 November, 2016. More

ICT Facts and Figures 2016

The ICT Facts and Figures 2016 features the latest estimates for ITU's key telecommunication/ICT indicators. More

Meetings of ITU-D Study Groups

The Third meeting of ITU-D Study Group 1 and 2 (2014-2017 study period) takes place in  Geneva, Switzerland from 19 to 30 September 2016. More


The ITU Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium (CBS) was held in Nairobi, Kenya from 6 - 8 September, 2016 under the theme "Embracing Capacity Building Opportunities in the Digital Era". Pre-events on 5th September. More


ITU projects: using ICT for sustainable development.

Projects are implemented around the world in all areas of action. 


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Touching Lives

See how ITU-D and its Members help make a difference in people's lives. 

Promoting the use of ICTs in Disaster Risk preparedness

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