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ITU Focal Points For WSIS Action Lines

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ITU FOCAL POINTS FOR WSIS ACTION LINES

​Activity​ ​Focal ​​Point​ ​Comment​
Action Line C1 (Role of public governance authorities and ​​stakeholders)​
BDT
​Ms Kim
​​​UN-DESA​​ is the focal point with ITU as co-facilitator.​
Action Line C2 (information and communication infrastructure)
BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Bozsoki)
ITU is focal point, assisted by APC as co-facilitator.
BDT is assisted by BR (Mr Restrepo), TSB (Mr Euchner), and CSD (Mr Maloor).
Action Line C3 (Access to Information)
​BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Bozsoki)
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UNESCO is the focal point with ITU as co-facilitator.
BDT is assiste​d by TSB (Mr Euchner) for standards.
Action Line C4 (Capacity-building)
​BDT
Mr Zavazava (Supported by Ms Teltscher and Mr Nxele)
UNDP is the focal point with ITU as co-facilitator.
Action Line C5 (building confidence and security in the use of ICTs)
​​CSD 
Mr Maloor
ITU is focal point and sole-facilitator. C5 covers both cybersecurity and combating spam.
CSD is assisted by BDT (Mr Dandurand) and TSB (Mr Euchner).
Action Line C6 (Enabling environment)
BDT 
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Ms Maddens)
ITU is focal point following UNDP’s request 
BDT is assisted by TSB (Mr Euchner) and BR (Mr Restrepo).​
Action Line C7 (ICT Applications), Theme eGovernment
​BDT 
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Dandurand and Mr Eskandar)
Focal point is UNDESA, with ITU as co-facilitator.
Action Line C7, Theme eBusiness
​BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Dandurand and Mr Eskandar)
Focal point is UNCTAD with ITU as co-facilitator.
BDT is assisted by TSB (Mr Euchner).
Action Line C7, Theme eLearning
​BDT 
Mr Zavazava (Supported by Ms Teltscher and Mr Nxele)
Focal point is UNESCO with ITU as co-facilitator.
Action Line C7, Theme eHealth
​BDT
Mr Torigoe (Supported by Mr Dandurand and Mr Eskandar)
Focal point is WHO with ITU as co-facilitator. 
BDT is assisted by TSB (Mr Campos).
Action Line C7, Theme eEmployment
BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Dandurand and Mr Eskandar)​
Focal point is ILO with ITU as co-facilitator.​​
Action Line C7, Theme eEnvironment
​BDT 
Mr Zavazava (Supported by Ms Gray)
Focal point is UNEP, with ITU as co-facilitator.
BDT is a​ssisted by TSB (Mr Euchner) and BR (Mr Restrepo), GS (Mr Diaz Batanero).
Action Line C7​, Theme eAgriculture
​BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Dandurand and Mr Eskandar)
Focal point is FAO, with ITU as co-facilitator.
Action Line C7, Theme eScie​nce
BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Bozsoki)
Focal point is UNESCO, with ITU as co-facilitator.
BDT is assisted by TSB (Mr Euchner).
Action Line C8, Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
​TSB
Mr Euchner
Focal point is UNESCO with ITU as co-facilitator.
TSB is assisted by BDT (Ms Schorr)
Action Line C9, Media
​BDT
Mr Huseinovic (Supported by Mr Bozsoki)
Focal Point is UNESCO with ITU as co-facilitator.
BDT is assisted by MSRIO (Ms Benoit) and TSB (Mr Werner)
Action Line C10
(Ethical Dimensions)
TSB
Mr Euchner
Focal point is UNESCO. TSB to be assisted by BDT and BR.
Action Line C11 (International and regional co-operation)
SPM
Mr Ponder




BDT
Mr To​rigoe

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Focal point is UN-DESA with ITU as co-facilitator.
SPM (for UNGIS related matters) and BDT (for international and regional cooperatio​n and projects).​​

 

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