ITU, UNEP, WMO and the Basel Convention will organize on 18 May
2011 a full program of activities during WSIS Forum 2011 related
with the role of ICTs in the promotion of sustainable
development and the preservation of the environment.
Organized around the theme “Go smart, move green”, the “e-Environment
day at WSIS Forum 2011” will include the following sessions:
10:30 - 13:00. ICT Sector Engagement Towards a Green Economy:
Pathways to Sustainable Energy for ALL.
14:00 - 14:30. E-environment publication releases
14:45 - 16:15. Avoiding e-waste. Moving to environmentally sound
life-cycle management of ICTs
16:30 - 18:00. From WSIS to Rio+20: The role of ICTs in
sustainable development and the green economy transition
Key speakers will include representatives from ITU, GSMA, France
Telecom, Microsoft, Telecom Italia, WMO or the Basel Convention,
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onsite from ILO conference center or via the webcast.
Participation will be open to all stakeholders, including
governments, private sector, civil society, academia, as well as
international and regional institutions.
For further information please visit:
www.wsis.org/forum/environment or contact us directly at