Second regional preparatory conference for WSIS – Partnership for building the Arab information society Site web de l'activité
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The Conference was held in Damascus, Syria, during 22-23 November 2004 and, in preparation for the Tunis phase of WSIS. The outcomes of the conference included the Regional Plan of Action for building the information society, encompassing major activities to be carried out at the regional and national levels within a strategic framework based on ten areas addressing a multitude of issues for building the information society in the region and contributing to the creation of adequate endogenous capabilities for harnessing information and knowledge. A Call for Partnership was launched at its conclusion to provide the momentum for a regional multi-stakeholder collaboration, enabling the successful implementation of projects and leading to the building of solid foundations for the Arab information society.