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Article, 30 October 2023
Science services to safeguard our planet

​​​"Radio networks are vital to making our world more sustainable," notes ITU Secretary-General Doreen Bogdan-Martin in ITU News Magazine, underlining the importance of the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-23) to strengthen Earth observation and expand global digital connectivity. ​​​​

Article, 29 September 2023
Young tech superstars and Africa’s digital future

​​ITU Secretary-General Doreen Bogdan-Martin lauds young innovators as a driving force for sustainable development. ​​

Article, 04 September 2023
Global Governance Project: How the G20 can help rescue sustainable development

​​"With progress on the Sustainable Development Goals stalling, G20 members have the unique critical mass to turn things around," says ITU Secretary-General Doreen Bogdan-Martin in a G20 India thought-leadership compilation from the Global Governance Project. As the world's largest economies, they can ensure "our shared digital future is inclusive, sustainable, and safe and responsible."Read her article​​.

Article, 24 August 2023
ITU News op-ed: G20 priorities

ITU Secretary-General Doreen Bogdan-Martin gives her take on top priorities for the G20 and welcomes India’s focus on  digital infrastructure, security, and skills​.​​

Article, 07 June 2023
GSR-23: A defining moment for digital regulators

"The question before us is simple, yet profound," ITU Secretary-General Doreen Bogdan-Martin said at the opening ceremony of the Global Symposium for Regulators 2023 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. "What can regulators do to build a sustainable digital future for all, before it's too late?''​

She shares three key thoughts on how today's regulators can do this.

Article, 26 April 2023
Transform Africa Summit 2023

​​​At the Transform Africa Summit (TAS) 2023 in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, Secretary-General Bogdan-Martin called for bold and innovative solutions to bring meaningful connectivity to all, citing the Giga initiative and Partner2Connect Digital Coalition as examples. Many African countries already support the ITU-UNICEF Giga initiative, which has connected more than 2,300 schools and over 1 million children on the continent to the Internet. The Partner2Connect Digital Coalition has amassed over USD 10 billion African countries in areas ranging from digital infrastructure to digital skills and inclusion. ​​Read more from the Secretary-General here.​

Article, 07 March 2023
newSpecial interview

​​Secretary-General Bogdan Martin told Geneva international magazine newSpecial how ITU is working to achieve gender equality, meaningful connectivity, and sustainable digital transformation for all.​ Read more​

Article, 01 March 2023
Giga Annual Report 2022: Connecting 2.12 million children to the Internet​