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ICT Development Fund (ICT-DF)

ICTDF-image-example02.jpg The ICT Development Fund (ICT-DF) contributes to the promotion of sustainable development though the implementation of ICT national, regional and global development projects.

As a seed funding initiative, the ICT-DF seeks partnerships with ITU Members, the public and private sector, multilateral organizations, financial institutions and development agencies to cover the total resources required for the projects.

The ICT-DF aims, in particular, to support the least developed countries (LDCs), small island developing states (SIDS), landlocked developing countries, countries with economies in transition and/or countries in special needs.

More detailed eligibility criteria and priority areas are as follows:

Criteria for ICT-DF

​The following selection criteria are applied to the ICT-DF funded projects:

Key Projects funded by ICT-DF

​Projects funded through the ICT-DF are broadly grouped into the following priority areas of action:

More details on Projects

Call For Partners

​Development projects have been implemented by the BDT in partnership with various other organizations. Interested partners are invited to contact the ICT-DF Programme Administrator for more detailed information.

Address and Contacts

​​​ICT-DF Programme Administator                               International Telecommunication Union
Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT)
Place des Nations
1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland
Email: bdtictdf@itu.int
Phone: +41 22 730 5900
Telefax: +41 22 730 5484