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ITU Regional Radiocommunication Seminar 2023 for Africa (RRS-Africa-23), Brazzaville, Congo, 20-23 June 2023

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The ​​International Teleco​mmunication Union (ITU) and the Policy and Regulation Initiative for Digital Africa (PRIDA) are jointly organizing the ITU-PRIDA Regional Radiocommunication Seminar 2023 for Africa (RRS-23-Africa), kindly hosted by the Agence de Régulation des Postes et des Communications Électroniques (ARPCE) from the Republic of the Congo in cooperation with the African Telecommunications Union​ (ATU).

​RRS-23-Africa will be held at Brazzaville, Congo, over the period 20-23 June 2023 ​(please see the Draft programme, on​ Tab: Information).
​​​​​​​​The content will be organized as follo​ws (for further details, please see on main​ RRS web site): 


The lectures and discussions during RRS-23-Africa will be conducted both in English and French, with simultaneous interpretation (please note that some material such as presentations and software tools will be in English only).


​The Seminar's ​documentation will be available on this page (please see Tab: Download Resources). Given the amount of prac​tical work expected during the workshops, participants are required to install the necessa​ry tools on their laptops in advance; laptops should be able to perform the ​​set of minimal specifications.


ITU Member States and Academia as well as ITU-R Sector Members and Associates are in​vited to attend the RRS-23-Africa​​. Attendance is free-of-charge for their representatives.

Advance registration of all participants is required. Registration will be carried out exclusively online and will require the approval of the corresponding Designated Focal Point (DFP) for ITU-R event registration. Participants will find the necessary information on registration at:​/en/I​TU-R/information/events​.​​​​​​ ​​

Practical information for participants

All practical matters related to this event (venue, hotels, visas, etc.) will be available on this page (please see General Information” on Tab: Information). For further information please contact: Jean Célestin ENDOKE (​)


To encourage participation of developing countries and subject to availability of funds, one partial fellowship may be granted per eligible Member State of Africa. Priority will be given to candidates from Sub-Saharan countries​.​

​Member States are encouraged to select their candidates taking into consideration the inclusion of persons with disabilities and persons with specific needs, bearing in mind gender balance.​

​​To submit applications, please refer to "Fellowship" on Tab: Information. Deadline for applications: 05 June 2023 (23h59 Geneva time)​​. Candidate Registration to the Seminar prior to submitting the fellowship request is mandatory.