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UNESCO, through its pavilion at ITU Telecom World 2009 aims at showing how UNESCO, with its partners, is taking action in empowering people with disabilities through effective utilization of ICTs. The pavilion's space is also for mobilization of new action-oriented partnerships and furthering cooperation among various stakeholders. UNESCO envisages a number of events such as case presentations on specific themes, private meetings with partners and workshops.
UNESCO's partners are:
Chinese Fund for Disabled People
IFLA - International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions,
Library Services to People with Special Needs Section
Everyone Counts, Inc.