The 2018 World Radiocommunication Seminar (WRS-18), which met in Geneva from 3 to 7 December, concluded today with the attendance of some 485 participants from 98 Member States (or administrations) and 40 entities.
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have announced an upgraded version of the digital platform for cutting-edge analysis of the telecoms industry – the ITU iLibrary.
In 2016 44.7 million metric tonnes of e-waste was generated. This is equivalent to 9 Great Pyramids of Giza, according to the Global E-waste Monitor 2017 report
Broadband connectivity brings great promise to the world’s poor and underserved populations — as it allows wide access to services in areas as diverse as finance, commerce, education, health, and governance, which can enhance well-being, create new opportunities for innovation and employment, and boost economic growth.