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Radiocommunication Sector (ITU-R)

The ITU Radiocommunication Sector (ITU-R) plays a vital role in the global management of the radio-frequency spectrum and satellite orbits - limited natural resources which are increasingly in demand from a large and growing number of services such as fixed, mobile, broadcasting, amateur, space research, emergency telecommunications, meteorology, global positioning systems, environmental monitoring and communication services - that ensure safety of life on land, at sea and in the skies. More...

In Focus: Spotlight on ITU-R´s key activities
IMT-Advanced ITU global standard for international mobile telecommunications ´IMT-Advanced´ MARS Maritime mobile Access and Retrieval System (MARS)
Climate-Change Radiocommunications and Climate Change Emergency Rdiocommunications Emergency Radiocommunications

WRC-12 World Radiocommunication Conference 2012 (WRC-12)

Regional preparation for WRC-12
Prospects for use of the Ka-band by satellite communication systems
Almaty, Kazakhstan, 5 - 7 September 2012
RA-12 Radiocommunication Assembly 2012 (RA-12) ITU Seminar for Americas Region
Science services: regulatory, technical and practical implications
Manta, Ecuador, 20-21 September 2012
CPM-11-2 Conference Preparatory Meeting (CPM) Regional Seminar followed by Forum Innovations and Challenges in Radiocommunications
San José, Costa Rica, 30 Oct - 2 Nov 2012
Radiocommunication Advisory Group (RAG) WRS-12 World Radiocommunication Seminar 2012 (WRS-12)

22/06/15 Follow ITU-R on Twitter
19/06/15 ITU defines vision and roadmap for 5G mobile development
17/06/15 Deadline reached for switchover from analogue to digital TV for 119 countries in Europe, Africa, Middle East and Central Asia
01/06/15 ITU symposium to mark switchover from analogue to digital TV
23/03/15 Meeting opens to prepare for ITU World Radiocommunication Conference 2015
14/10/14 SG4 - New ITU standard to allow the timely detection of interference sources and to cease unacceptable interference
16/07/14 WP5D - ITU global standard for internation mobile telecommunication "IMT-Advanced"
16/07/14 WP5D - ITU towards "IMT for 2020 and beyond"
12/07/14 SG6 - Adoption of 8 revised ITU-R Recommendations and their simultaneous approval by correspondence in accordance with § 10.3 of Resolution ITU-R 1-6 (Procedure for the simultaneous adoption and approval by correspondence). Suppression of 2 ITU-R Recommendations.
20/06/14 SC - 2nd ITU Inter-regional Workshop on WRC-15 preparation - Geneva, Switzerland, 12-13 November 2014


Director´s corner 
Mr Rancy
Director of the Radiocommunication Bureau

27/07  ITU Regional Radiocommunication Seminars  (San Salvador) - Confirmed
01/09  ITU Inter-regional Workshop on WRC-15 Preparation  (Geneva) - Confirmed
19/10  RRB-15.3  (Geneva) - Confirmed
26/10  RA-15  (Geneva) - Confirmed
02/11  WRC-15  (Geneva) - Confirmed

ITU-R Meetings schedule
Meeting sessions - Member Information and Delegate Registration

Key Publications
Latest Publications
17/06  Handbook on Ground wave propagation
30/05  Handbook on Radiometeorology
26/05  Handbook on Amateur and amateur-satellite services
05/05  Question 254/5
02/05  Question 138/6

Latest Recommendations
13 Jul 2015  BT.2074-0 (06/2015)
09 Jul 2015  BT.2077-0 (06/2015)
09 Jul 2015  BS.2076-0 (06/2015)
06 Jul 2015  BT.709-6 (06/2015)
06 Jul 2015  BT.2075-0 (06/2015)

Latest Circulars
29 Jul 2015  CACE/739
28 Jul 2015  CACE/742
28 Jul 2015  CACE/740
13 Jul 2015  CACE/737
10 Jul 2015  CA/223


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