Communiqué : ITU and EC discuss broadband infrastructure to improve ICT products and services in Europe
Broadband connectivity aims to achieve sustainable development
Geneva, 29 April 2016 – ITU and the European Commission (EC) in partnership with the Office of Electronic Communications of Poland (UKE) held a conference 11-12 April 2016 in Warsaw, focused on “Broadband Services and Infrastructure Mapping”.
The conference was organized within the framework of the Regional Initiative for Europe on Development of Broadband Access and Adoption of Broadband approved by the World Telecommunication Development Conference 2014 (WTDC-14).
It provided participants with an opportunity for high-level dialogue between the Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT) of ITU, the European Commission, ITU Member States and Sector Members with particular emphasis on national, regional and international broadband services and infrastructure mapping initiatives.
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