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The ITU-T Study Group 5 Regional Group for Latin America (SG5RG-LATAM) encourages the participation and contribution of Latin American countries[1] to the activities of ITU-T Study Group 5 on Environment, Climate Change and Circular Economy.

This regional group is created in accordance with WTSA Resolution 44 and Resolution 54 (Hammamet, 2016). SG5RG-LATAM will also support the implementation of Resolution 72 on “Measurement concerns related to human exposure to electromagnetic fields” (Hammamet, 2016), Resolution 73 on “Information and communication technologies, environment and climate change” (Hammamet, 2016) and Resolution 79 on “The role of telecommunications/information and communication technologies in handling and controlling e-waste from telecommunication and information technology equipment and methods of treating it” (Dubai, 2012); and will help Study Group 5 to assume its additional responsibilities following WTSA-2016 (Hammamet, 2016). 

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[1] Countries include: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, México, Nicaragua, Panamá, Perú, Dominican Republic, Uruguay and Venezuela.