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Access Alert: Engagement opportunities at GSR-24

In two weeks, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is hosting its annual event for telecommunications regulators: The Global Symposium for...

18 Jun 2024 Opinion
Access Alert: Engagement opportunities at GSR-24
World Telecommunication & Information Society Day: Digital Innovation for Sustainable Development

World Telecommunication & Information Society Day: Digital Innovation for Sustainable Development

Today marks World Telecommunication & Information Society Day, which celebrates international progress in the ITU’s mission of driving inclusive digital...

17 May 2024 Opinion
The future of the ITU WRC cycle: Keeping pace with technological progress

The future of the ITU WRC cycle: Keeping pace with technological progress

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC) cycle plays a key role in guaranteeing equitable access to spectrum,...

15 Jan 2024 Opinion
Access Alert: The road for land ESIMs remains unpaved

Access Alert: The road for land ESIMs remains unpaved

With WRC-23 ending a week ago and the final Resolutions still being numbered, Earth Stations in Motion (ESIMs) have been...

21 Dec 2023 Opinion
LATAM’s Connectivity Challenges with Marylena Méndez Jiménez – LATAM Digital podcast

LATAM’s Connectivity Challenges with Marylena Méndez Jiménez – LATAM Digital podcast

Join Geusseppe Gonzalez, Head of Latam at Access Partnership, as he engages with Maryleana, a prominent figure in LATAM’s tech...

22 Nov 2023 Opinion
The future of communications for lunar landings

The future of communications for lunar landings

Lunar missions are becoming increasingly complex and sophisticated, driving the need for higher-bandwidth communications. One way to meet this need...

21 Nov 2023 Opinion
Rural Connectivity in Latin America with Oscar Leon – LATAM Digital Podcast

Rural Connectivity in Latin America with Oscar Leon – LATAM Digital Podcast

Rural connectivity is one of the most pressing issues for Latin American authorities. Achieving meaningful connectivity across the region, whilst...

14 Nov 2023 Opinion
Preparing for ITUWRC-2023 with Xochitl Hernandez Medina

Preparing for ITUWRC-2023 with Xochitl Hernandez Medina

In this episode of our ITUWRC-23 special series, Sofia Tirini and Xochitl Hernandez Medina discuss the upcoming World Radiocommunication Conference...

9 Nov 2023 Opinion
Preparing for ITUWRC-2023 with Jesus Rivera

Preparing for ITUWRC-2023 with Jesus Rivera

In this episode of our ITUWRC-23 special series, Sofia Tirini and Jesus Rivera discuss the upcoming World Radiocommunication Conference in...

2 Nov 2023 Opinion
Technology for a greener future: How are new trends tackling global warming?

Technology for a greener future: How are new trends tackling global warming?

Last summer, temperatures in London hit 40º Celsius during a month-long heatwave that caused an unprecedented drought. This summer, the...

19 Oct 2023 Opinion
Access Alert: GSR-23 – The Way Forward for Regulators

Access Alert: GSR-23 – The Way Forward for Regulators

Introduction The International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) Global Symposium for Regulators (GSR-23) took place from 5-8 June 2023 in Sharm el-Sheikh,...

30 Jun 2023 Opinion
World Telecommunication and Information Society Day stresses digital divide in Least Developed Countries  

World Telecommunication and Information Society Day stresses digital divide in Least Developed Countries  

This year, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the global community turn their attention to the Least Developed Countries (LDCs)...

17 May 2023 Opinion
Access Alert | WRC-23 to Shape Spectrum Needs Across ITU Region 1

Access Alert | WRC-23 to Shape Spectrum Needs Across ITU Region 1

In many countries in ITU Region 1, spectrum within the 470-694 MHz range is used to provide wide area coverage...

12 May 2023 Opinion
Access Alert | The International Telecommunication Union Focuses on Metaverse 

Access Alert | The International Telecommunication Union Focuses on Metaverse 

The International Telecommunication Union’s Standardization Sector (ITU-T) has established a new Focus Group that will take the first steps towards...

20 Jan 2023 Metaverse Policy Lab
The ITU’s Plenipotentiary Conference 2022: Week Two Summary

The ITU’s Plenipotentiary Conference 2022: Week Two Summary

From 26 September to 14 October, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) has been holding its Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-22), which occurs...

11 Oct 2022 Opinion
Access Partnership’s pledge to Partner2Connect Coalition at World Telecommunication Development Conference 2022

Access Partnership’s pledge to Partner2Connect Coalition at World Telecommunication Development Conference 2022

Access Partnership joined Partner2Connect Coalition (P2C) with a pledge on satellite connectivity to achieve sustainability and resilience, especially in developing...

16 Jun 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | ITU and UN Tech Envoy Announce Digital Connectivity Targets

Access Alert | ITU and UN Tech Envoy Announce Digital Connectivity Targets

On 19 April, the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) and ​​​​​​​​the Office of the United Nations Secretary-General’s Envoy on Technology announced...

29 Apr 2022 Opinion
Tech Policy Trends 2022 | Internet and Social Media Platforms – The ITU Steps Up

Tech Policy Trends 2022 | Internet and Social Media Platforms – The ITU Steps Up

It is sometimes hard to believe that over a decade has passed since the emergence of digital platforms, given how...

1 Feb 2022 Opinion
Economic Regulation, Cost Methodologies and Tariff Regulation in the Asia Pacific Region

Economic Regulation, Cost Methodologies and Tariff Regulation in the Asia Pacific Region

TRPC Director Professor John Ure’s presentation at the ITU Regional Economic and Financial Forum of Telecommunications/ICTs for Asia and Pacific,...

28 Sep 2015 Events
Preparing for tomorrow: Regulation in a data-driven connected world

Preparing for tomorrow: Regulation in a data-driven connected world

TRPC director Dr. John Ure’s presented on “Preparing for tomorrow: Regulation in a data-drive connected world” at Session 2: “The...

20 Mar 2015 Events