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ICTs for a Sustainable World #ICT4SDG

Study Group Structure

Q12/5Guides and terminology on environment and climate change
Q20/5Smart Sustainable Cities and Communities (SSCC) [Pending endorsement by TSAG and SG5 final agreement]
WP1/5Damage prevention and safety
Q1/5Copper cables, networks and fibre-optic connection hardware for broadband access
Q2/5Protective components and assemblies
Q3/5Interference to telecommunication networks due to power systems and electrified railway systems
Q4/5Resistibility and safety in telecommunications
Q5/5Lightning protection and earthing of telecommunication systems
WP2/5Electromagnetic fields: emission, immunity and human exposure
Q6/5EMC issues arising from the convergence of IT and communication equipment
Q7/5Human exposure to electromagnetic fields (EMFs) due to radio systems and mobile equipment
Q8/5EMC issues in home networks
Q9/5Generic and product family EMC recommendations for telecommunication equipment
Q10/5Security of telecommunication and information systems concerning the electromagnetic environment
Q11/5EMC requirements for the information society
WP3/5ICT and climate change
Q13/5Environmental impact reduction including e-waste
Q14/5Setting up a low-cost sustainable telecommunication infrastructure for rural communications in developing countries
Q15/5ICTs and adaptation to the effects of climate change
Q16/5Leveraging and enhancing the ICT environmental sustainability
Q17/5Energy efficiency for the ICT sector and harmonization of environmental standards
Q18/5Methodologies for the assessment of environmental impact of ICT
Q19/5Power feeding systems
Regional groups
SG5RG-APRegional Group for Asia Pacific
SG5RG-AMRRegional Group for the A​mericas
SG5RG-ARBRegional Group for the Arab Region
SG5RG-AFRRegional Grou​p for Africa

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