The developing world has long been at the forefront of demanding equitable access to our digital world and the global innovation that it spurs every day. I can personally trace this demand for digital equity back to ITU’s 1985 World Administrative…

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Great apes have disappeared from Gambia, Burkina Faso, Benin and Togo; a subspecies of Javan rhino went extinct in Vietnam in 2011 and the last western black rhinos have vanished from Cameroon; and up to 73 million sharks are killed…

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Group shares initial findings from Digital Financial Services Ecosystem and Consumer Experience and Protection working groups Geneva, 16 June 2016 – Today the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Focus Group on Digital Financial Services has published the first of a series of…

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Efforts to curb radio jamming to safeguard global communications Geneva, 15 June 2016 – A two-day International Satellite Communication Symposium was held at ITU in Geneva, 13 – 14 June 2016. This followed the first ITU International Workshop on Preventing Harmful…

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The management team of ITU-T Study Group 12 invites you to tune into a webinar to learn the results of the group’s meeting, 7-16 June 2016. The webinar will be held 15:45-16:30 (CEST), Thursday 16 June, following the meeting’s closing plenary. Join…

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Focus on improving lives, fostering growth and environmental protection Washington D.C., 14 June 2016 – The information and communication technologies (ICT) sector can play a vital role in helping achieve the objectives of the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by…

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