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ABOUT ITU-D STUDY GROUPS
 
ITU-D STUDY GROUPS 1 AND 2
The mandate of STUDY GROUP 1 on "Enabling environment, cybersecurity, ICT applications and Internet-related issues" is:

National telecommunication policies and strategies which best enable countries to benefit from the impetus of telecommunications/ICTs as an engine of sustainable growth, employment creation and economic, social and cultural development, taking into account matters of priority to developing countries. The work will include acc...
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The mandate of STUDY GROUP 1 on "Enabling environment, cybersecurity, ICT applications and Internet-related issues" is:

National telecommunication policies and strategies which best enable countries to benefit from the impetus of telecommunications/ICTs as an engine of sustainable growth, employment creation and economic, social and cultural development, taking into account matters of priority to developing countries. The work will include access policies to telecommunications/ICTs, in particular access by persons with disabilities and with special needs, as well as telecommunication/ICT network security.

Tariff policies and tariff models for next-generation networks, convergence issues, universal access to broadband fixed and mobile services, impact analysis and application of cost and accounting principles, taking into account the results of the studies carried out by ITU-T and ITU-R, and the priorities of developing countries.
The mandate of STUDY GROUP 2 on "Information and communication infrastructure and technology development, emergency telecommunications and climate-change adaptation" is:

Methods and approaches that are the most suitable and successful for service provision in planning, developing, implementing, operating, maintaining and sustaining telecommunication services which optimize their value to users. This work will include specific emphasis on broad...
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The mandate of STUDY GROUP 2 on "Information and communication infrastructure and technology development, emergency telecommunications and climate-change adaptation" is:

Methods and approaches that are the most suitable and successful for service provision in planning, developing, implementing, operating, maintaining and sustaining telecommunication services which optimize their value to users. This work will include specific emphasis on broadband networks, mobile radiocommunication and telecommunications/ICTs for rural and remote areas, the needs of developing countries in spectrum management, the use of ICTs in mitigating the impact of climate change on developing countries, telecommunications/ICTs for natural disaster mitigation and relief, conformance and interoperability testing and e-applications, with particular focus and emphasis on applications supported by telecommunications/ICTs.

The implementation of information and communication technology, taking into account the results of the studies carried out by ITU-T and ITU-R, and the priorities of developing countries.
FINAL REPORTS FOR THE 2010-2014 STUDY PERIOD
Reports and Guidelines for ITU-D Study Group 1 Questions
The reports are now available for download.

Reports and Guidelines for ITU-D Study Group 2 Questions
The reports are now available for download.
 
EVENTS IN 2010
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EVENTS IN 2011
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EVENTS IN 2012
Rapporteur Group Meeting for Question 19-2/1
9-10 April 2012, Oman [Muscat]
Third Meeting of ITU-D Study Group 1
10-14 September 2012, Switzerland [Geneva]
Third Meeting of ITU-D Study Group 2
17-21 September 2012, Switzerland [Geneva]
ITU-D/ITU-R Joint Rapporteur Group Meeting for Resolution 9
21 September 2012, Switzerland [Geneva]
EVENTS IN 2013
ITU-D/ITU-R Joint Rapporteur Group Meeting for Resolution 9
13 June 2013, Switzerland [Geneva]
Fourth Meeting of ITU-D Study Group 1
9-13 September 2013, Switzerland [Geneva]
Fourth Meeting of ITU-D Study Group 2
16-20 September 2013, Switzerland [Geneva]
CORRESPONDENCE GROUP ON THE ELABORATION OF A WORKING DEFINITION OF THE TERM "ICT"
Website for the Correspondence Group on the Elaboration of a Working Definition of the Term "ICT".
ITU-D Study Group 1 Rapporteur Group meetings
23 September - 4 October 2019, Switzerland [Geneva]
ITU-D Study Group 2 Rapporteur Group meetings
7 - 18 October 2019, Switzerland [Geneva]
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ANNOUNCEMENT 
It is with great regret that we announce the sad loss of Mr. Tebro Djedouboum of Chad. Mr. Djedouboum was a good friend and an energetic and highly engaged delegate for the ITU-D study groups. ITU’s membership, and the management and delegates of ITU-D study groups in particular, will remember Mr. Djedouboum and his work at ITU with great fondness and appreciation.
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