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Girls in ICT


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​What is iagdi-cro?​

The Industry Advisory Group on Development Issues (IAGDI) established pursuant to Resolution 71 (Rev. Kigali, 2022) to foster ​the ​exchange of information, assist in identifying and coordinating development priorities and regulator​y barriers.  

In implementing Res 71, a decision was made to hold joint meetings of IAGDI and Chief Regulatory Officers meeting (CRO) in order to bring synergistic benefits.

Upcoming IAGDI-CRO meetings:
  • ​Virtual Spring Consultation meeting of the IAGDI- CRO meeting, 7 May 2024, fr​om 13:00 to 14:30 CEST. 
  • IAGDI-CRO physical meeting, 2 July from 09:00 to 10:30 CEST during the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-24)​, Kampala, Uganda. 
Last year, the IAGDI-CR​O met physically on 5 June 2023, during the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-23).  

IAGDI-CRO Chairmanship



​Mr Bocar BA, Chair
CEO, SAMENA Telecommunications Council, 

​     Ms Lele Modise, Vice-Chair
Group Chief Legal and Regulatory Officer (CLRO), MTN Group
South Africa
​Ms Amy Alvarez, Vice-Chair
AVP - International External & Regulatory Affairs, AT&T,