Communiqué: ITU Council guides implementation of strategic plan
Budget approved for 2016-2017 biennium
Geneva, 21 May 2015 – ITU’s governing Council concluded its 2015 session ahead of schedule after agreeing on the implementation of the strategic plan and activities of the Union for 2014-2015 as well as the biennial budget for 2016-2017. Council also reviewed preparations for upcoming events, such as the World Radiocommunication Conference in November 2015 as well as other key topics, such as Internet-related activities and public policy issues, cybersecurity and child online protection, gender mainstreaming, and youth. Discussion on the operational plan centred on strengthening results-based management and delivering better linkages with the financial and strategic plans. Council agreed that the Secretariat be given the flexibility needed, within existing procedures, to implement the four-year rolling operational plans.
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