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E-waste Coalition

On 21 March 2018 at the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and six other United Nations entities signed a Letter of Intent paving the way for greater collaboration in the area of e-waste management in developing an E-waste Coalition. Further to this, at the 2019 WSIS Forum, three new UN entities signed the Letter of Intent.

The Letter’s aims include a commitment by the signatories to increase collaboration, building partnership and supporting Member States to address the global WEEE challenge. In line with these aims, the Coalition comprises the following three core functions: ​ 

​The goals of the Coalition are to: