Since 1992, the ITU Development Sector (ITU-D) has immensely contributed to the rapid growth and expansion of telecommunication/ICT networks and services. Telecommunications/ICTs are helping to expand and improve access to government services, health care, education, agricultural services, financial and banking services, and market information.
World Telecommunication Development Conferences (WTDC) have set the agenda for telecommunication and information and communication technologies development over the years. They continue to define the way forward to accelerate socio-economic development for all.
See below how ITU-D has helped to improve people’s lives over the past 25 years: