New ITU-T Global Portal launched with special focus on Regional Participation

New ITU-T Global Portal launched with special focus on Regional Participation

In 2004 Resolution 54 (Rev. Dubai, 2012) approved at the World Telecommunication Standardization Assembly (WTSA) resolved to support the creation of regional groups within Study Groups. This resolution aims to increase the participation of developing countries in standardization work and…

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ITU/EC events within Smart Week Genova

Smart Sustainable Cities will be the focal topic  at ITU/EC events during the upcoming Smart Week Genova. Profiting from the presence of high-level policymakers and experts in urban development, the ITU/EC events will advance cities’ incorporation of smart technologies to…

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ITU guidelines on establishing a national standardization secretariat

ITU-T has launched a set of guidelines for developing countries to establish a ‘national standardization secretariat’ charged with marshaling ICT standardization domestically and representing a country’s interests in the international standardization work of ITU-T. The “Guidelines on the establishment of…

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Montevideo forum closes with agreements on Smart Sustainable Cities

The Smart Sustainable Cities Forum held in Montevideo, Uruguay has come to an end with participants agreeing that smart sustainable cities are the future for Latin America and the Caribbean. Specifically highlighted was the importance of improving the efficiency of city…

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Montevideo events highlight ICTs crucial for urban sustainability

The innovative use of ICTs to help build more livable and sustainable cities has been highlighted during a series of events in Montevideo this week. The events focused on Smart Sustainable Cities (SSCs) and the role of policies and standards…

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