Committed to connecting the world


ITU: Committed to connecting the world

ITU’s maritime journey: Then and now

​ The theme of this year's Day of the Seafarer, “Your voyage – then and now, share your journey", inspired ITU Radiocommunication Bureau Director Mario Maniewicz to look back at ITU's longstanding history of developing standards and regulations for maritime communications services and technologies.

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Maritime journey

Next stop, Plenipot: 100 days until key ITU conference

​ With just over three months left until the Plenipotentiary, delegates from 193 Member States are preparing to set the agenda for ITU's radiocommunication, standardization, and development activities over the next four years.

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Digital leaders forge path to meaningful connectivity

​As WTDC closed in Kigali, international ICT leaders adopted a roadmap for digital transformation in line with UN Sustainable Development Goals.



Widening our tent for post-COVID standardization

​ Director of the ITU Telecommunication Standardization Bureau Chaesub Lee explains how standards shape the post-pandemic world: by underpinning fast-evolving ICT solutions in an inclusive manner.

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  • Maritime journey
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  • WTDC
  • standardization

ITU Plenipotentiary Conference

​​​​​​​​​​​ PP-22 conference

​​ ITU's highest policy-making body is se​t to meet in Bucharest, Romania, from 26 September to 14 October 2022. Read more

ITU Headquarters

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ COVID-19

​​ Discover ​how you can engage with the new ITU Headquarters building project. Le​​arn more

Official visits