The “Digital SDGs: "Regional Workshop on Digital Inclusion and Community Development” was co-organized by ESCAP and the Korean Federation of Community Credit Cooperatives (KFCC) on 18-19 September 2023, at the United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand, in a hybrid modality. This event aimed to support the regional promotion of the global SDGs Digital Day which was conducted in New York on 17 September, prior to the SDG Summit.
The virtual Expert Group Meeting (EGM) workshop (access here) aims at: (i) improving the understanding of the APIS Bureau Members on the e-resilience readiness concept of ESCAP and (ii) collecting and finalising the final feedback and inputs to the above working papers from the experts of the APIS Working Group 1 on Connectivity for All, APIS Working Group 2 on Digital Technology and APIS Working Group 3 on Digital Data.
International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the prime international organization in the field of telecommunications/ICT policy, holds its highest policy-making body meeting every four years. At the Conference, ITU Member States outline the direction of the information and communication technologies development worldwide. The 2022 Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-22) will be held in Bucharest, Romania, from Monday, 26 September to Friday, 14 October 2022. More information available at URL: https://pp22.itu.int/en/
The Asia-Paciﬁc Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a regional economic forum with 21 member economies across Asia-Paciﬁc region. Established in 1989, APEC has its core value on promoting regional economic integration under a non-legally binding manner and friendly environment. In the now-extended COVID-19 era, APEC has made its utmost eﬀort to adapt and tackle with the unprecedented challenges which eﬀect the region’s economic well-being.