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BDT Director’s Corner

Mr. Brahima Sanou was elected Director of the ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau by the Plenipotentiary Conference in October 2010 in Guadalajara, Mexico and took office on 1 January 2011.
Mr Sanou was elected, on 24 October 2014, to a second four-year term

Headlines

Gaborone, Botswana, 24 November 2016
ITU statistics symposium debates access to ICTs for Sustainable Development
​More than 400 participants from 59 countries, including government ministers, vice-ministers, Directors-General and leaders from business, academia and United Nations agencies met in Gaborone, Botswana, from 21 to 25 November, to attend ITU's World Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Symposium (WTIS-16).
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 16 November 2016
New Regional Initiatives agreed to at Regional Preparatory Meeting for CIS
The Regional Preparatory Meeting (RPM) for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) was held from 9 to 11 November in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic.
Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 08 November 2016
2016 Regional Development Forum for CIS Region
​The ITU Regional Development Forum for the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) Region was held in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic on 8 November 2016.
Geneva, Switzerland, 03 October 2016
ITU-D Study Groups 1 and 2 meetings held Geneva
​The third meetings of the ITU-D Study Groups 1 and 2 for the 2014-2017 study period took place during the month of September in Geneva.
Budva, Montenegro, 03 October 2016
2016 Regional Development Forum for Europe
​The 2016 ITU Regional Development Forum for Europe took place in Budva, Montenegro, from 27 to 28 September.