ITU Regional Workshop on Bridging the Standardization Gap for the Arab and Africa regions and Interactive Training Session

Details of the organization
International Telecommunication Union
Switzerland
International organizations

Information about the project
ITU Regional Workshop on Bridging the Standardization Gap for the Arab and Africa regions and Interactive Training Session
The event was held on 26-28 September 2011 in Algiers, Algeria. The workshop was designed to provide concrete advice and best practices on participation by developing countries in global standards development and building nation standards readiness. It will also examine standards work on key new technologies. The Interactive Training Session provided an interactive learning experience through a simulated Study Group meeting.
Regional implementation
  • Africa
  • Asia and Pacific
Ongoing from 26/09/2011 to 28/09/2011
ARPT

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * ICT for sustainable development
      * National e-strategies
* Building confidence and security in use of ICTs
      * Legal measures
* Enabling environment
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Conference
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes