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ITU Focal Points for other WSIS Outcomes relevant to ITU

ITU Focal Points for other WSIS Outcomes relevant to ITU

Activity Focal po​int ​Comment
Coordination of Action Line Facilitators Mee​tings (Cluster of WSIS related events)​
WSIS
Ms Sah
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Organization of Action Line Facilitators/ Moderators meeting (para 108-110 + Annex​ of Tunis Agenda)​​​​​
​WSIS 
Ms Sah
WSIS is working in close coordination with UNESCO and UNDP.
WSIS Stocktaking and Golden Book (​​​para 120)​
WSIS​
Ms Sah
WSIS​​ is assisted by other ​Sectors.​
Creation of Internet Governance Forum (paras 67, 72-79)​
​CSD
Mr Maloor
CSD is assisted by TSB (Mr Euchner) and BDT​​ (Mr Obiso).
Public Policy Development Process (paras 68-71)
​CSD
Mr Maloor​​
CSD is assisted by TSB (Mr Euchner) and BDT (Mr Obiso).​​
Multistakeholder partnership ​(para 98)
BDT
Ms Kim​​​
ITU is organizing regional Summits wit​​​​h partners to mobilize resources for ICT development projects.
Evaluation and measurement (paras 113-119 of Tunis Agenda and para 28 of Geneva Plan)​​
BDT
Mr Zavazava​
(Supported by Ms Magpantay)
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ITU actions related to other paragraphs of the Tunis Agenda - 26(g) and 90: actions to bridge the standardization gap:
BDT
Mr Huseinovic
(Supported by Mr Bozsoki)




​TSB​
Mr Mauree






Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolution 123 (Rev. Antalya) and WTSA Res 44 (rev)
Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolutions 36 and 136.
BDT to be assisted by BR (Mr Vassilie​v) and TSB (Mr Campos)
ITU actions related to other paragraphs of the Tunis Agenda - 91: Emergency Communications, disaster early-warning systems, Disaster Relief:
BDT 
Mr Zavazava
Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolution 123 (Rev. Antalya) and WTSA Res 44 (rev)
Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolutions 36 and 136.
BDT to be​ assisted by BR (Mr Vassiliev) and TSB (Mr Campos)
ITU actions related to other paragraphs of the Tunis Agenda - 59: work on QoS and network management:
​BDT​ 
Mr Huseinovi​c​
​(Supported by Mr Bozsoki)




TSB 
Mr Euchner











Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolution 123 (Rev. Antalya) and WTSA Res 44 (rev)
Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolutions 36 and 136.
BDT to be assisted by BR (Mr Vassiliev) and TSB (Mr Campos)
ITU actions related to other paragraphs of the Tunis Agenda - 93: Technology Watch:
TSB
Mr Scholl​​
Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolution 123 (Rev. Antalya) and WTSA Res 44 (rev)
Issue taken up in PP-06 Resolutions 36 and 136.
BDT to be assisted by BR (Mr Vassiliev) and TSB (Mr Campos)
ICT Success Stories Portal (Plan of Action para 28e)​​
WSIS
Mr Stankovic
Ongoing work to develop and promote ICT Success Stories, including trough website and regular column in ITU News.
World Information Society Day (para 121)
MSRIO 
Ms Bogdan​​
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Remote Participation​​​
​IS
Mr Faugier
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ITU Focal Points for WSIS-specific activities requiring coordination among UN agencies

Activity Focal Point ​Commen​t
Oper​ation of UN Gro​up on the Information Society (UNGIS) (para 103)​ WSIS​ 
Ms Sah



MSRIO 
Mr Castro Grande​​


ITU chaired the Group for its first year. UNESCO is chairing until July 2008. ITU to continue to play an active role in 2007-2008 as Vice-Chair. 
WSIS ​​to be assisted by BDT (To be determined)​​​
Report by UN Sec-Gen to ECOSOC on modalities of system-wide coordination (para 104)
​WSIS​ 
Ms Sah



MSRIO 
Mr Castro Grande​
WSIS to be assisted by MSRIO and Sectors​​​​
CSTD (para 106)​​
​MSRIO
 Mr Castro Grande​
MSRIO to be assisted by CSD (Ms Sah).
ECOSOC: WSIS follow-up
​MSRIO
Mr Castro Grande​​
MSRIO to be assisted by CSD (Ms Sah).​​​
Partnership for Measuring ICT for Development (para 114 of Tunis Agenda and para 28 of Plan)
BDT
Mr ​Zavaz​ava
​(​Supported by Ms Magpantay)​​​​​

Core set of indicators developed by Partnership.​​​
UN Global Alliance
​BDT​ ​​ BDT assisted by MSRIO (Mr Castro Grande).