Ivan Suarez

Ivan helps businesses understand policy contexts in new markets and navigate complex regulatory landscapes for emerging technologies.

Access Alert | US FCC to Set Five-Year Deadline for Deorbiting LEO Satellites

Access Alert | US FCC to Set Five-Year Deadline for Deorbiting LEO Satellites

On September 8, 2022, the US Federal Communication Commission (FCC) issued a Draft Report and Order (IB Docket No. 18-313)...

12 Sep 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | Biden Administration Releases New National Orbital Debris Implementation Plan 

Access Alert | Biden Administration Releases New National Orbital Debris Implementation Plan 

On July 28, 2022, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) issued the National Orbital Debris Implementation...

5 Aug 2022 Opinion
Access Partnership at the World Telecommunications Development Conference in Kigali

Access Partnership at the World Telecommunications Development Conference in Kigali

One step closer towards meaningful global connectivity? Access Partnership participated at the International Telecommunications Union’s (ITU) World Telecommunications Development Conference...

1 Jul 2022 Opinion
Access Alert | The U.K. Science Minister George Freeman announced a new Plan for Space Sustainability

Access Alert | The U.K. Science Minister George Freeman announced a new Plan for Space Sustainability

The U.K. Science Minister George Freeman announced a new Plan for Space Sustainability today at the 4th Summit for Space...

23 Jun 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
Bloomberg | Adapting to the Climate Crisis by Bridging the Connectivity Divide

Bloomberg | Adapting to the Climate Crisis by Bridging the Connectivity Divide

This article was originally published in Bloomberg on 19 May 2022. Unhampered access to satellite communication tools can serve as...

19 May 2022 Press
Metro TV News | Satellite Technology Saves Lives

Metro TV News | Satellite Technology Saves Lives

This interview was originally broadcasted by Metro TV News on 20 April 2022. Following the recent publication of Access Partnership’s...

28 Apr 2022 Press
The Independent | A connectivity revolution to manage climate risks

The Independent | A connectivity revolution to manage climate risks

This article was originally published in The Independent on 21 April 2022.  Unhampered access to satellite communication tools can serve...

21 Apr 2022 Press
Business Reporter | Adapting to the climate crisis by bridging the connectivity divide

Business Reporter | Adapting to the climate crisis by bridging the connectivity divide

This article was originally published in Business Reporter on 14 April 2022.  Enabling more effective access to emerging communication tools can...

14 Apr 2022 Press
European 112 Day: Emergency Services Beyond Numbers

European 112 Day: Emergency Services Beyond Numbers

In 2013, a 17-year-old child was kidnapped from a bus stop, in a small Lithuanian town. She was forced into...

11 Feb 2022 Opinion
Smart Grids: The Challenge of Ultra-Reliable Communications

Smart Grids: The Challenge of Ultra-Reliable Communications

In what many are calling a Sustainability Super Year, policymakers are rushing to integrate technical solutions into the value chain...

13 Jul 2021 Opinion
Health-Tech: The Road to Universal Health Coverage in Africa

Health-Tech: The Road to Universal Health Coverage in Africa

Two years ago, in 2019, Rwanda, who had effectively been increasing healthcare access in the country for almost two decades,...

8 Mar 2021 Opinion
Sustainability Tracker

Sustainability Tracker

Welcome to the fourth issue of Sustainability Tracker – our monthly update on the most important policy developments tackling the...

18 Feb 2021 Opinion
Tech Policy Trends 2021 | 2021: The Super Year for Sustainability and Climate Policy

Tech Policy Trends 2021 | 2021: The Super Year for Sustainability and Climate Policy

In the midst of lockdowns and economic collapse, 2020 was the year in which some of the world’s largest countries,...

15 Jan 2021 Opinion
AfCFTA, Tech, and Africa 2063

AfCFTA, Tech, and Africa 2063

In the midst of a rather frightening global context, on 1 January 2021 there was a lot more to talk...

4 Jan 2021 Opinion