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Muhammad Shabbbir Awan: Reflections on the WTDC17
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Growing the Internet 6 April 2018

Muhammad Shabbbir Awan: Reflections on the WTDC17

It’s been 5 months since WTDC17 concluded and I had time to reflect on the outcomes of the conference...

New Policy Brief published on Community Networks and Access to Spectrum
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Community Networks 12 October 2017

New Policy Brief published on Community Networks and Access to Spectrum

Yesterday we published a new policy brief: Spectrum Approaches for Community Networks. Access to affordable and available spectrum is critical...

Partnerships to Connect the World
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Community Networks 10 October 2017

Partnerships to Connect the World

Today the Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao opened the World Communication Development Conference (WTDC) with a...

Solutions needed! It’s time to close the digital gender divide
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Women in Tech 10 October 2017

Solutions needed! It’s time to close the digital gender divide

If you could sneak peek a future in 10 years in which the Internet is everywhere, would it still...

Every Connection Matters – Shape Tomorrow and Help Close Digital Divides
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Public Policy 5 October 2017

Every Connection Matters – Shape Tomorrow and Help Close Digital Divides

We are currently living a special moment in time, a sort of paradox. Today, almost half of the world’s...

Internet Society contribution to WTDC 2017
Growing the Internet 4 October 2017

Internet Society contribution to WTDC 2017

The Internet Society submitted the attached contribution to the ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference 2017 (WTDC 2017). The document...

Internet Society Contribution to CITEL PCC.1. Preparatory Meeting for the ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference 2017 (WTDC-17)
Public Policy 8 August 2017

Internet Society Contribution to CITEL PCC.1. Preparatory Meeting for the ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference 2017 (WTDC-17)

Introduction The Internet Society (ISOC) is committed to making the Internet available to everyone, everywhere. For twenty-five years, the...

Building an Integrated African Internet Infrastructure by 2020
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Growing the Internet 2 April 2014

Building an Integrated African Internet Infrastructure by 2020

In early February, the Internet Society organized an important workshop on  “Best practices for setting up Regional Internet Exchange...

WTDC Plenary Remarks by Kathy Brown – As delivered 31 March 2014
Internet Governance 31 March 2014

WTDC Plenary Remarks by Kathy Brown – As delivered 31 March 2014

Thank you, Mr. Chairman, Mr. Chairman, Secretary-General, ITU elected officials, Excellencies, distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentleman, it is a...

Partnerships Develop the Internet
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Community Projects 26 March 2014

Partnerships Develop the Internet

We’re fighting for a world where everyone can access and develop a connected, borderless, permission-less, limitless Internet that creates...

Contribution to the 2014 ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference
Internet Governance 24 February 2014

Contribution to the 2014 ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference

The Internet Society (ISOC), a Sector Member of the International Telecommunication Union Development Sector (ITU-D), is pleased to submit...

WTDC 2014: ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference Background Information
Internet Governance 31 October 2013

WTDC 2014: ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference Background Information

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU or the Union) is a Specialized Agency of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland...