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World Telecommunication Development Conference 2014


​ITU's sixth World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC-14), is taking place in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt from 31 March to 11 April 2014 at the kind invitation of the Government of Egypt.

The objective of WTDC-14 is to identify priorities for the development of telecommunications and information and communication technologies (ICTs), taking into account contributions made by Member States and Sector Members, and to adopt the Sharm el-Sheikh Action Plan (SSAP) setting the future of activities of the ITU Telecommunication Development Sector (ITU-D) over the next four-year period.

Six Regional Preparatory Meetings (RPMs) are taking place in 2013 in preparation to WTDC 14, as follows:

Participants will include government delegates, Ministers, Ambassadors and representatives from the private sector, as well as regional and international organizations.​


Registration & Invitations

  • Registration
    • Participation
    • Registration & Fellowships
  • Invitations
    • ITU Member States
    • ITU-D Sector Members
    • Observer Organizations
    • Permanent Missions and Focal Points

Organizational Arrangements

  • Agenda, structure, programme and documents
    • Draft agenda
    • Draft structure
    • Time Management Plan
    • Meetings
    • Template for submission for contribution Documents
    • List of Documents
  • Organizational arrangements
    • ITU Member States
    • ITU-D Sector Members
    • Observers Organizations
  • Miscellaneous
    • High-Level Segment & Policy Statements
    • Side Events
    • Social Events

Your Travel

  • ​Arrival & Departure Formalities
  • Banking and currency
  • Climate
  • Custom Procedures
  • Electricity
  • Hotel accommodation and booking
  • Laptop connectivity
  • Medical
  • Security and Access
  • Medical Shuttle Service
  • Telephone
  • Tipping
  • Transfers and transportation
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa requirements
  • Wireless LAN cards

Your Conference

  • Documentation
  • In-conference documents publication and distribution
  • Meeting Room management and reservations
  • Venue
  • Useful reminder for laptops
  • Webcast