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Events



Recent Events

Forthcoming Session e-waste policies, strategies and frameworks, 9 October 2018, Geneva, Switzerland

Training on E-waste Statistics, during the ITU Green Standards Week (GSW) of 9 to 12 April 2018,
12 April 2018, Zanzibar, Tanzania

WSIS Forum 2018 High-level dialogue: An end to electronic waste: Building the E-waste Coalition,
co-organized with the Secretariat of the EMG
, 21 March 2018, Geneva, Switzerland

WSIS AL C7 e-Environment “Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems and Role of ICT”, co-organized with WMO and UNEP, 19 March 2018, Geneva, Switzerland 

Main Events

logo2-ITUcolors.png​The Global Forum on Emergency Telecommunications (GET) has evolved to become the main global event focusing on emergency telecommunications and climate change mitigation and adaptation.  The "2nd Global Forum on Emergency Telecommunications (GET-2016): SAVING LIVES" took place in Kuwait City, Kuwait, at the Regency Hotel, from 26-28 January 2016, preceded by pre-events on 25 January 2016. The GET-2016 was organized by the Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and hosted by the Government of Kuwait. 

Events on ICTs and Climate Change


WSIS AL C7 e-Environment “Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems and Role of ICT”, co-organized with WMO and UNEP, 19 March 2018, Geneva, Switzerland 

WSIS Action Line C7. E-environment: Environment, an Important Pillar to Building a Sustainable Future,
co-organized with WMO and UNEP-Basel Secretariat, 12 June 2017, Geneva, Switzerland

"WMO Multi-Hazard Early Warning Conference, Session 3: Bringing the message to the communities-at-risk, organized by ITU, in cooperation with CENAPRED (Mexico), 22 May 2017, Cancun, Mexico 

2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, contributing partner along with other UN agencies,
22-26 May 2017, Cancun, Mexico  

Events on ICT e-Waste