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ITU Telecommunication Development Sector

​​​​​​GSR 2016

The 16th edition of the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) will be held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, from 11 to 14 May 2016. Fostering the Enabling Environment for Sustainable Development in a Connected World (video). More

m-Powering Development Initiative

In the framework of the ITU m-Powering Development Initiative, a high level Policy Dialogue on Digital Health will be held on 23-24 May 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. More

Coding bootcamps: A strategy for youth employment

​This latest report explores the coding bootcamp phenomenon and its potential for generating jobs and improving employment opportunities for young women and men. More

Trends in Telecommunication Reform 2016

​The latest edition of ITU’s annual global ICT regulatory report charts and analyzes the challenges and opportunities facing today’s ICT regulators. More

ITU Around the world


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. 

Enhancing access to information through digital broadcasting

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