By ITU News As the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-22) opened in Bucharest, we caught up with Sabin Sărmaș, PP-22 Chair and head of Romania’s parliamentary Information Technology and Communications Commission. How has PP-22 and hosting this global conference of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) compared to your expectations, and how has your experience as chair […]
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By ITU News We caught up with Generation Connect Youth Envoy Horace Chipembere to learn more about bridging the digital gender divide. Horace runs HerforTech, an initiative that promotes digital skills development to empower women and girls in Malawi. In a recent LinkedIn post, you describe helping girls overcome “fears of technology.” Were you ever afraid […]
- How to Address the Teaching Challenge in Schools across Pakistan -- by Maleeha Rizwan, Kiyoshi Taniguchi
Pakistan can improve its education system by taking measures to ensure the availability of qualified teachers and to enhance the quality of teaching.
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) will hold its next Plenipotentiary Conference, known as PP-26, in Doha, Qatar, four years from now, delegates from governments around the world agreed today. The decision to host PP-26 in Doha was adopted by consensus among the Member State delegations present Tuesday morning, during the second week of ITU’s current […]
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By ITU News The latest issue of the ITU Journal on Future and Evolving Technologies features 34 new papers on innovations that are boosting network intelligence and creating immersive communication experiences. The ITU Journal – free of charge to both readers and contributors – offers comprehensive coverage of communications and networking paradigms. The online journal welcomes research […]
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by ITU News Member States of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) today voted on the composition of the next ITU Council as well as the 12 members who will serve on the Radio Regulations Board for the next four years. The voting took place today at the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-22) in Bucharest, Romania. ITU […]
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By ITU News Testing labs can now obtain official recognition from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) for their competence to test the conformance of products with ITU technical standards. The first eight testing labs have recently been listed in the new directory for ITU-recognized facilities. For buyers seeking standards-based solutions, another complementary ITU database lists […]
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- How Providing Sustainable Finance to More Women Helps Fight Climate Change -- by Gisela Garzon de la Roza, Anne Valko Celestino
Women´s contributions to climate action are severely limited by systems that downplay women´s roles, capacity, and potential. Greater access to sustainable and gender-equitable green finance will help women be frontrunners in global efforts to address climate change.