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BDT Director’s Corner

Mr. Brahima Sanou was elected Director of the ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau by the Plenipotentiary Conference in October 2010 in Guadalajara, Mexico and took office on 1 January 2011.
Mr Sanou was re-elected, on 24 October 2014, to a second four-year term

Headlines

Geneva, Switzerland, 31 March 2017
ITU-D Study Group 1 finalizes Reports on 9 study topics
​The fourth and final meeting of the ITU-D Study Group 1 for the 2014-2017 study period was held in Geneva from 27 to 31 March 2017.
Paris, France, 24 March 2017
ITU/UNESCO host Policy Forum on harnessing digital skills and mobile learning for inclusive sustainable development
​The second joint ITU/UNESCO Policy Forum on Mobile Learning was held in Paris, France on 24 March 2017.
Bali, Indonesia., 23 March 2017
Indonesia hosts WTDC-17 Regional Preparatory Meeting for Asia and the Pacific
​The Regional Preparatory Meeting (RPM) for Asia and the Pacific region was held from 21 to 23 March in Bali, Indonesia.
Bali, Indonesia, 20 March 2017
Indonesia hosts Regional Development Forum for Asia and the Pacific
​The ITU Regional Development Forum for Asia and the Pacific was held in Bali, Indonesia on 20 March 2017.
Geneva, Switzerland, 17 March 2017
ITU Expert Groups agree to expand ICT Development Index indicators
​The indicators used to measure the ITU ICT Development Index (IDI) have been reviewed.