Committed to connecting the world

ICTs for a Sustainable World #ICT4SDG

ITU: Committed to connecting the world

Fast-forward progress: Leveraging tech to achieve the global goals

​​A collaborative report produced by the ITU with insights from leaders of United Nations agencies and international organizations on the potential.​..

Download Report | Read more

Nominations are now open for the EQUALS in Tech Awards

​​​​The annual award by ITU and UN Women recognizes work around the globe helping to narrow the gender digital divide

Read more​

ITU Telecom World 2017

Explore the smart digital transformation of tomorrow. In today's smart Busan.

Join ITU Telecom World 2017 from 25 - 28 September in the smart city pioneer of the Republic of Korea.

Register now | View Forum Programme

Telecom 2017

Contribute to the new ITU Journal: ICT Discoveries

​​The first special issue of the ITU Journal will forecast how AI will change networking.  ​

The ITU Journal homepage | The Call for Papers​

  • Telecom 2017


ITU Secretary-General Houlin Zhao condemns the terrorist attacks in Paris and expresses his sincere condolences to the victims, their families and to the Government of France.

He assures WRC-15 delegates that ITU is working closely with Geneva authorities and the UN security team to ensure the safety and security of delegates and staff.



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​What's Happening​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ 

Latest News and Blogs


New! Latest ITU News articles​​

Retrieving Data
ITU newsletter

Retrieving Data
More News



ITU's 150th Anniversary

ITU Workshops, Seminars and Symposia

ITU Telecom World 2017
​​​​​25-28 September 2017, Busan, Republic of Korea

World Telecommunication Development Conference 2017
9 to 20 October 2017, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Kaleidoscope 2017: Challenges for a data-driven society

27-29 November 2017, Nanjing, China

More Events


ITU Telecom World Awards

​Give your innovation the international recognition it deserves.Apply now!​​

ITU News Magazine ITU News Magazine
How ICTs are accelerating the SDGs​

Measuring the Information Society ReportICT Development Index (IDI)

​Find, share and compare the latest data

ITU News Plus

A snapshot report of the Global Symposium for Regulators 2017 (GSR-17)

More Features


Join ITU

ITU brings together more than 700 Sector Members and Associates   More 


ITU Social Media Standards Questions and Answers
ITU Blog ICT Discovery
Get involved with the work of ITU! Contribute to ITU Social Media, Standards Q&AITU blog, and ICT Discovery.


ITU Standardization