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ITU: Committed to connecting the world

​Collaborative regulation to boost ICT growth

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ICT Facts and Figures 2016

​The ICT Facts and Figures 2016 features the latest estimates for ITU's key telecommunication/ICT indicators.

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GEM-TECH awards

Deadline Extended!

Nominate personal or organizational achievements and innovative strategies to advance Gender Equality in the area of ICTs by 15 August 2016.

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ICTs for a sustainable world #ICT4SDG

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and targets will stimulate action over the next fifteen years...
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ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao condemns the terrorist attacks in Paris and expresses his sincere condolences to the victims, their families and to the Government of France.

He assures WRC-15 delegates that ITU is working closely with Geneva authorities and the UN security team to ensure the safety and security of delegates and staff.



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Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium
Embracing Capacity Building Opportunities in the Digital Era
6-8 September 2016, Nairobi, Kenya

World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA-16)
25 October to 3 November, Yasmine Hammamet, Tunisia

ITU Telecom World 2016

​14-17 November 2016, Bangkok, Thailand

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ITU150 e-book: Read online or download
The interactive book features highlights from ITU's year-long 150th anniversary celebrations

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