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ITU in Americas

ITU's Regional Presence is designed to enable the Union to work as closely as possible with its Membership and to adapt the activities of the three ITU Sectors (Radio, Standards and Development) to the different needs of the world's developing countries and regions. The ITU provides assistance and support in the Americas region through a Regional Office based in Brasilia, hosted by the government of Brazil and other three Area Offices located in Bridgetown (Barbados), Santiago (Chile) and Tegucigalpa (Honduras).

The work of the ITU Field Offices in the Americas aims at ensuring that all members benefit from the work of the three Sectors of the Union, addressing the specific needs of the region and of each country.

girls in ICT

The ITU Americas Regional Office invites you to celebrate the Girls in ICT 2014

We invite you to explore the ITU Girls in ICT Portal ( which contains an extensive array of useful resources for Girls in ICT Day event organizers including banners, flyers, posters, as well as information on previous Girls in ICT Day events. These promotional materials ( and ITU's various social media will bring in extra visibility for your events and will help you to reach out to more people about the necessity to have more girls and young women join the ICT sector. Should you need any additional information or guidance on Girls and ICT Day celebrations, please don't hesitate to contact Ana Veneroso from the ITU Americas Regional Office ( .

We highly appreciate your commitment towards celebrating the International Girls in ICT Day and look forward to a successful celebration on and around 24 April 2014 reaching even more girls and young women.