07 March 2014
Director's message on International Women's Day
International Women's Day has been marked around the world since 1909 through various national movements, but gained recognition in 1975, when the United Nations began celebrating International Women's Day on 8 March.
27 February 2014
Director invites all ITU Members to join International Girls in ICT Day 2014
"Together let's empower girls and young women to take their rightful place in our communities, countries, and throughout the world by celebrating International Girls in ICT Day in 2014", said the Director in his address to the Council Working Group participants.
The meeting was held on 27 February 2014 as a side-event to the Council Working Group at ITU Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
20 February 2014
Report on National CIRT handed over to the Principality of Monaco
On 20 February, the Director handed over the report on the Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT) to Mr. Michel Roger, minister d'État (PrimeMinister) of Monaco. The report on the establishment of CIRT - Rapport sur la Mission d'expertise en matière de sécurité numérique - is the product of two-years' work between ITU and Monaco on improving cybersecurity in the Principality.
17 February 2014
2nd African Preparatory Meeting for WTDC
“As we all know, the World Telecommunication Development Conference represents a great opportunity to take stock of our achievements in the ICT sector,” said the Director in his address to 2nd African Preparatory Meeting for WTDC.
12 February 2014
The Director welcomes the new Deputy to the Director and Chief of the Administration and Operations Coordination Department
On 12 February, the Director announced the appointment of Mr. Yushi Torigoe as Deputy to the Director, and Chief of Administration & Operations Coordination Department.