The Telecommunication Development Advisory Group (TDAG), reviews priorities, strategies, operations and financial matters of the ITU Telecommunication Development Sector (ITU-D). It meets in the interval between world telecommunication development conferences (WTDCs) to advise the Director of the Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) on the implementation of the WTDC Action Plan, including issues relating to the budget and the operational plan of the Sector. TDAG meets once every year.
TDAG is open to representatives of Member States, Sector Members and to chairmen and vice-chairmen of Study Groups. In addition, the Director may invite representatives of bilateral cooperation and development aid agencies, and multilateral development institutions to participate in TDAG’s meetings.
In 2020, TDAG was held virtually from 2 to 5 June. During TDAG, three working groups were established:
In preparation of the TDAG meeting, three web dialogues took place. All the information on the Web Dialogues may be found here.