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ITU Telecommunication Development Sector


The ITU Global ICT Capacity Building Symposium (CBS) takes place in Nairobi, Kenya from 6 - 8 September, 2016 under the theme "Embracing Capacity Building Opportunities in the Digital Era". More

High-level Policy Dialogue on Digital Health

In the framework of the ITU m-Powering Development Initiative, a high level Policy Dialogue on Digital Health was held on 23-24 May 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. More

​​​​​​GSR 2016

The 16th edition of the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) was held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, from 11 to 14 May 2016. Fostering the Enabling Environment for Sustainable Development in a Connected World (video). More

Coding Bootcamps

​This latest report explores the coding bootcamp phenomenon & its potential for generating jobs & improving employment opportunities for young women and men. More

ITU Around the world


ITU projects: using ICT for sustainable development.

Projects are implemented around the world in all areas of action. 


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Touching Lives

See how ITU-D and its Members help make a difference in people's lives. 

Enhancing access to information through digital broadcasting

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