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Project development in the areas of regulatory and market environments; development technologies and networks; ICT applications; access to ICTs through special initiatives; capacity building; cybersecurity; emergency telecommunication; climate change; and statistics and indicators. Initiates action necessary for the improvement of the efficiency of project implementation including reporting, evaluation and closure of projects in collaboration with project partners. "

ITU-D projects: stories from the field

Strengthening the satellite industry in the Asia-Pacific region

"This first Satellite Symposium organized by ITU provided a unique opportunity to all stakeholders to gather under one roof and discuss the issues in an open environment,” said Dr. Syed Ismail Shah, Chairman of the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority. Dr Shah attended the Symposium last September, in Bangkok, Thailand.

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The ITU has longstanding years of experience in the execution and implementation of projects in ICT for Development. By having in-house expertise in project development, management, implementation and monitoring & evaluation.



To facilitate the development of projects, the ITU Guidelines, Templates and a Study Paper on Best Practices and Lessons Learned in Project Management are available for use.


Call for Partners

During the World Telecommunication Development Conference of the ITU, each region grouped its initiatives and selected the top projects that best met its particular priorities.