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ITU Telecommunication Development Sector

​​​​​​GSR 2016

The 16th edition of the Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR) will be held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, from 11 to 14 May 2016. More


The 21st meeting of the Telecommunication Development Advisory Group (TDAG) will take place from 16 to 18 March 2016 at ITU headquarters in Geneva. More


The 2nd Global Forum on Emergency Telecommunications (GET-2016) took place in Kuwait City, Kuwait, from 26 to 28 January 2016, preceded by pre-events on 25 January. More

m-Powering Development Initiative

In the framework of the m-Powering Development Initiative, ITU and UNESCO will jointly hold a Policy Forum in Paris, France, on Friday 11 March 2016, to examine the role policies can play in fostering the use of mobile technology for learning. More

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