Press Release: Equals in Tech Awards: One month left to submit entries

International awards promote gender equality in the ICT field 15 August 2017, Geneva – Only one month remains to nominate outstanding initiatives that use the power of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to empower women and girls, for the prestigious…

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Press Release: ITU releases 2017 global information and communication technology facts and figures

​​​​New data released by ITU, the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies (ICTs), show that 830 million young people are online, representing 80 per cent of the youth population in 104 countries. ITU’s ICT Facts and Figures 2017​ also…

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Press Release: ITU releases 2017 global information and communication technology facts and figures

Geneva, 31 July 2017 ​​​​New data released by ITU, the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies (ICTs), show that 830 million young people are online, representing 80 per cent of the youth population in 104 countries. ITU’s ICT…

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Press Release: ITU publishes first Global ICT Regulatory Outlook

Global digital transformation calls for smart, inclusive and forward looking ICT regulation Geneva, 14 July 2017 – The first-ever global report tracking market and regulatory trends in the ICT sector and their implications across economies, Global ICT Regulatory Outlook 2017,…

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Press Release: Information and communication technologies heralded by UN chiefs as critical to fast-forward achievement of Sustainable Development Goals

More than 20 UN leaders share expectations on role of tech for good Geneva, 13 July 2017 – Information and communication technologies (ICTs) now form the backbone of today’s economies – providing individuals with access to such vitally important resources…

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Press Release: New global partnership aids countries to tackle increasing e-waste challenges

ITU, UNU and ISWA work together to ensure responsible management of fastest growing waste type Geneva, 12 July 2017 -As digital and tech devices become more available worldwide, their responsible disposal is becoming a challenge for many countries. In response,…

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