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Connect 2020: A new set of Global ICT Targets and Goals
During PP-14, ITU Membership is gearing up to set out an
ambitious vision for the ICT sector for the year 2020
. The measurable targets representing the four key goals that are part of the proposed 2016-2019 ITU strategic plan set the high-level impact representing the change in the ICT sector that we all – as a Union, want to see in the world.
The proposed vision
, “an information society, empowered by the interconnected world, where telecommunication/ICTs enable and accelerate social, economic and environmentally sustainable growth and development for everyone”, branded as
, is a framework based around the following four complementary goals and related targets to be achieved by 2020:
Growth – enable and foster access to and increased use of telecommunications/ICTs
Inclusiveness – bridge the digital divide and provide broadband for all
Sustainability – manage challenges resulting from telecommunication/ICT development
Innovation and partnership – lead, improve and adapt to the changing telecommunication/ICT environment.
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