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Final Acts of the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT-12)
Dubai, 2012   Publication Notice with Order Form

The International Telecommunication Regulations (ITRs) will serve as the binding global treaty designed to facilitate international interconnection and interoperability of information and communication services, as well as ensuring their efficiency and widespread public usefulness and availability. The treaty sets out general principles for assuring the free flow of information around the world, promoting affordable and equitable access for all and laying the foundation for ongoing innovation and market growth.
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Resolutions and Decisions of the Council of the International Telecommunication Union
This publication contains the complete text of the Council's Resolutions and Decisions. It also contains three appendices (numerical list of all Resolutions adopted by the Council since its creation, numerical list of all Decisions adopted by the Council since its creation and an analytical table).
Edition 2013  New!   Publication Notice with Order Form

This publication contains the complete text of the Council's Resolutions and Decisions. It also contains three appendices (numerical list of all Resolutions adopted by the Council since its creation, numerical list of all Decisions adopted by the Council since its creation and an analytical table).
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Other editions:   Edition 2012   Edition 2011   2010-2011   2009   2008   2007   2006   2005   2004   2003   2002  
 
Collection of the Basic Texts of the International Telecommunication Union adopted by the Plenipotentiary Conference
2011   Publication Notice with Order Form

A reference document containing: a) the Constitution and the Convention as amended by plenipotentiary conferences; b) General Rules of Conferences, Assemblies and Meetings of the Union; c) the full text of the Optional Protocol on the compulsory settlement of disputes relating to the Constitution, the Convention and the Administrative Regulations; d) the full text of all decisions, resolutions and recommendations in force; e) a list of abrogated decisions, resolutions and recommendations; f) an Index of all provisions in the Constitution, Convention, General Rules, Optional Protocol, Decisions, Resolutions, Recommendations.

Free online access to the electronic versions in all languages is now provided to the general public (see below).
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Other editions:   2007   2003  
 
Final Acts of the Plenipotentiary Conference
Guadalajara, 2010   Publication Notice with Order Form

Instruments amending the Constitution and the Convention of the International Telecommunication Union (Geneva, 1992) as amended by the Plenipotentiary Conference (Kyoto, 1994), the Plenipotentiary Conference (Minneapolis, 1998), the Plenipotentiary Conference (Marrakesh, 2002) and the Plenipotentiary Conference (Antalya, 2006). Free online access to the Final Acts of Plenipotentiary Conferences is now provided to the general public.
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Other editions:   Antalya, 2006   Marrakesh, 2002   Minneapolis, 1998   Kyoto, 1994   Geneva, 1992  
 
Report on the Activities of the International Telecommunication Union
2001 - Free of charge  

Statistical and operational information on main activities of the Sectors and the General Secretariat, including conferences, meetings and Council activities.
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Other editions:   2000 - Free of charge   1999 - Free of charge  
 
ITU Corporate Annual Report
2009 - Free of charge  

This corporate annual report seeks to give a general readable overview of major ITU developments during 2009. It is provided for general information only, in the interests of heightening general awareness of ITU's work; it is not intended as a complete list of activities, which is contained in the annual report on the activities of the Union to be approved by Council.
Available inelectronic file
Other editions:   2008 - Free of charge   2007 - Free of charge   2001 - Free of charge   2000 - Free of charge  
 
WSIS: Summit of Solutions
Tunis phase, 16-18 November 2005   Publication Notice with Order Form

The WSIS Souvenir Book "Summit of Solutions" traces the history of the World Summit on the Information Society from Geneva to the Tunis phase. WSIS Tunis was held 16-18 November 2005 in the vicinity of ancient Carthage. The book conveys the ambience of the Summit itself along with round table discussions and parallel events, such as some of the 300 related workshops and seminars along with the ICT4All Exhibition. It is prefaced with a message from UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan and a foreword by Yoshio Utsumi, ITU Secretary-General and Secretary-General of the Summit, and contains statements from the Opening Ceremony. The Summit Outcome Documents are available as a separate attachment. The 100-page book is illustrated with some 250 colour photographs; a picture gallery includes Heads of State and Government who attended the Summit along with other high-level dignitaries and participants. For further information on WSIS, visit www.itu.int/wsis/
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WSIS - Helping the World Communicate
Geneva, 10-12 December 2003   Publication Notice with Order Form

The WSIS Souvenir Book, "Helping the World Communicate", traces the history of the World Summit on the Information Society up to the Geneva phase. It conveys the ambience of the Summit itself along with related events such as press conferences and the ICT4D Platform. The book is prefaced with a message from UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan and a foreword by Mr Yoshio Utsumi, ITU Secretary-General, and contains statements from the Opening Ceremony as well as the WSIS documents: The Declaration of Principles and Plan of Action. The 152 page book is illustrated with 138 colour photographs. A picture gallery includes Heads of State and Government who attended the Summit along with other high-level dignitaries and participants. For further information on WSIS, visit http://www.itu.int/wsis/
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