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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
World Telecommunication & Information Society Day: Digital Innovation for Sustainable Development
Access Alert: United Nations Publishes Interim Report on Governing AI for Humanity

Access Alert: United Nations Publishes Interim Report on Governing AI for Humanity

In an era where Artificial Intelligence (AI) impacts our lives every day, the United Nations (UN) Secretary-General initiated an important...

22 Dec 2023 Latest AI Thought Leadership
Access Alert | What is the digital agenda at the UN General Assembly?

Access Alert | What is the digital agenda at the UN General Assembly?

Following a hiatus in gatherings in-person, this year’s UN General Assembly is set to bring together a high number of...

23 Sep 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | UN Negotiations Underway to Regulate Cybercrime, the Private Sector Need to Participate Now

Access Alert | UN Negotiations Underway to Regulate Cybercrime, the Private Sector Need to Participate Now

Earlier this year, Member States started negotiations for a legally binding text on cybercrimes, the world’s first of this nature....

2 Aug 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | UN Appoints Envoy on Technology

Access Alert | UN Appoints Envoy on Technology

On 10 June, the Secretary General of the United Nations (UN) António Guterres announced the appointment of Indian national Amandeep...

13 Jun 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Private Sector Needs to Urgently Step Up on Global Digital Compact

Access Alert | Private Sector Needs to Urgently Step Up on Global Digital Compact

Close to one month ago, on 10 May, the UN’s Envoy on Technology published a consultation on their proposed Global...

8 Jun 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | UN Announces Creation of an Expert Group to Scrutinise Net-Zero Emission Pledges

Access Alert | UN Announces Creation of an Expert Group to Scrutinise Net-Zero Emission Pledges

The United Nations (UN) recently announced the creation of an expert group with the purpose of analysing corporate pledges on...

18 May 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | UN Human Rights Council Adopt Resolution on Disinformation

Access Alert | UN Human Rights Council Adopt Resolution on Disinformation

At the beginning of the month, the UN Human Rights Council adopted resolution 76/227 on “Countering disinformation for the promotion...

27 Apr 2022 Opinion