WSIS Prizes Contest 2021 Nominee

Ensuring the Continuity of Telecommunications Services in the Age of Coronavirus


Description

As a result of COVID-19, almost all the activities, both professional and leisure, shifted to the online world. Consequently, data usage increased dramatically. Since many individuals and entities rely fast connection, we want to make sure that the continuity of network and data transfer is provided. Therefore, UKE asked telco operators to take necessary measures in order to equip the customers with whatever is needed. In this way we support the digital transformation but also, if not foremost, make sure that digital world is flawlessly functioning now.

Project website

https://uke.gov.pl/en/newsroom/ensuring-the-continuity-of-telecommunications-services-in-the-age-of-coronavirus,273.html


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Action lines related to this project
  • AL C1. The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development 2021
  • AL C3. Access to information and knowledge
Sustainable development goals related to this project
  • Goal 3: Good health and well-being
  • Goal 8: Decent work and economic growth

Coverage
  • Poland

Status

Completed

Start date

2020

End date

2020


WSIS values promotion

Ensuring equitable access to infirmation and communication infrastructure.UKE asked telco operators to take necessary measures in order to equip the customers with whatever is needed. In this way we support the digital transformation but also, if not foremost, make sure that digital world is flawlessly functioning now.


Entity name

Office of Electronic Communications (UKE)

Entity country—type

Poland Government

Entity website

http://www.uke.gov.pl