In line with para 108-109 of the
Agenda for the Information Society, ITU, UNESCO and UNDP
organised a consultation meeting of WSIS Action
Line Moderators/Facilitators, in Geneva, on 24
February 2006, in the UN Palais des Nations, Room XXI (21). The
meeting ran from 10.00 – 13.00 and from 15.00 – 18.00 hours.
The meeting was open to all WSIS stakeholders that are interested
in contributing to the multi-stakeholder teams for the action
lines and in particular acting as facilitators/moderators for
WSIS Action Lines.
The purpose of the meeting was to strengthen synergies across
the action lines and address cross-cutting and work towards the
finalization of the list of moderators/facilitators
for the different WSIS Action Lines, as set out in the Annex
of the Tunis Agenda. The consultation meeting discussed the
nature of the coordination processes and the expected outputs
and the modalities and logistics of the work to be undertaken on WSIS implementation.
A virtual consultation process launched prior to the meeting
seek to maximize inclusion, discuss expectations and
potentially to secure inputs on the broad priority areas of
focus for the teams.
Speeches and presentations
List of Registered Participants
Revised draft annotated agenda
terms of reference for moderators/facilitators
terms of reference for lead agencies
opinion questionnaire survey (Word format
In order to stimulate discussion ahead of the Forum,
participants were invited to submit their
opinions on WSIS multistakeholder implementation.