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The article highlights International Telecommunication Union statistics showing that mobile phone penetration has dropped from 102 percent in 2012 (a number reflecting individuals with multiple mobile phones) to 87 percent in 2016, and also charts damage to subterranean internet infrastructure that the ...
Ghana signed the Geneva 2006 (GE-06) Agreement, which established the Digital Terrestrial Broadcasting Plan in the bands 174 - 230 MHz and 470 - 862 MHz at the International Telecommunication Union's (ITU) Regional Radiocommunications Conference. Since 2006, the roadmap for the transition ...

A new assessment on global electronic waste (e-waste), policies and statistics by the International Telecommunication Union, ITU, the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technology in conjunction with the United Nations University, UNU, and the International Solid Waste ...
In the mid-1980s, the US had running battles with various UN agencies, including the Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, the United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP, the International Telecommunication Union, the ILO, the International Atomic Energy Agency and of course, the United Nations ...
The joint study entitled: "The Global E-Waste Monitor 2017" was released by the U.N. University (UNU), the International Telecommunication Union, and the International Solid Waste Association. The gold is in the electronic circuitry in e-waste which is defined in the report as anything that has a plug or ...

As per the report prepared by United Nations University (UNU), International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and International Solid Waste Association (ISWA), discarded equipment including phones, laptops, fridges, sensors and TVs contain substances that pose considerable environmental and health ...
A report on the study -- carried out by the International Telecommunication Union, the UN University (UNU) and the International Solid Waste Association -- published in The Global E-waste Monitor 2017, lays blame on falling prices that make electronic devices affordable and widely available.
The United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, the International Telecommunication Union, ITU, which establishes worldwide standards that foster seamless interconnection of a vast range of communications systems, has adopted the main technical principals of ...
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is setting standards that will apply globally. Once that happens, equipment will become available on a large scale, at a viable price for the Indian market. India's telcos have partnered with equipment vendors to test the possibilities while the government ...
Officially, this is a telecom protocol defined by the International Telecommunication Union as a way to offload public switched telephone network data traffic congestion onto a wireless or wireline digital broadband network. Because that likely doesn't mean much to folks not working in telecommunications, ...
In this light, the United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, the International Telecommunication Union, ITU, which establishes worldwide standards that foster seamless interconnection of a vast range of communications systems, has adopted the main technical ...
According to a report by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), a UN agency working in the field of information and communication technologies, India discarded about 2 million tons, i.e. 2,000,000,000 kg electronic waste (e-waste) in 2016. And, the number is increasing steadily every year.
The provocative US decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has provided the Palestinian leadership with a unique opportunity. Palestinians can legitimately reject American monopolization of the peace process. French, Russian and Chinese capitals have been approached by Palestinian ...
I ran's tech and telecoms sector had its fair share of ups and downs in the outgoing year, from Apple removing Iranian apps from its App Store service to MTN's $750 million investment All said, 2017 was a good year for the local startups, ICT and knowledge-based companies. Startups and ...
In 2016 only 22% of the continent's population used the Internet, compared to a global average of 44%, according to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the UN agency that deals with issues concerning information and communication technologies. And only 11% of Africans could access 3G ...
According to International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the number of smart phone users in China is estimated to reach up to 675 million in 2019 therefore growing the mobile analytics market in Asia Pacific during the forecast period. Global mobile analytics market covers a segmentation analysis of ...

The United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), has now adopted the main technical principals of enhanced aircraft Automatic Dependent surveillance (ABS) via satellite to track in-flight aircraft worldwide.
The UN has defined new technical standards to guarantee the seamless tracking of aircraft and to prevent flights from disappearing off the radar, the International Telecommunication Union says. The UN agency has been working to integrate existing flight surveillance systems since the disappearance of ...
Consumeristic society was to blame for such wastefulness, according to the joint study released by the U.N. University (UNU), the International Telecommunication Union, and the International Solid Waste Association. "There has been much debate and criticism of the growing 'throwaway society', ...
"Environmental protection is one of the three pillars of sustainable development […] E-waste management is an urgent issue in today's digitally dependent world, where use of electronic devices is ever increasing," said Houlin Zhao, Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
Ewaste 703x422. A full 44.7 million tonnes of so-called e-waste was generated around the world in 2016, up eight percent from 2014, according to the UN's International Telecommunication Union, the UN University and the International Solid Waste Association. AFP/File / CHARLY TRIBALLEAU. The UN ...
Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao stressed the excellent organization of the 23rd Baku-2017 exhibition, saying that over the past years great achievements have been made in the sphere of communications and information technologies under the leadership of President Ilham ...
ACCRA - In late October, the World Health Organization's Regional Office for Africa signed an agreement with the United Nations International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The aim of the unlikely partnership is to encourage the use of digital services "to save lives and improve people's health.
He was awarded the WSIS Prize 2015 by International Telecommunication Union and United Nations at World Summit on the Information Society Top 15 Global Finalist Projects. The social side. With a significant number of schools still grappling with lack of good teachers, academic resources and financial ...
The Global E-waste Monitor 2017 said electronic waste refers to all items of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) and its parts that have been discarded by the owners as waste without the intent of reuse. The International Telecommunication Union, United Nations University, and the International Solid ...
A report on the study -- carried out by the International Telecommunication Union, UN University (UNU) and the International Solid Waste Association -- published in The Global E-waste Monitor 2017, lays blame on falling prices that make electronic devices affordable and widely available.
I ran's tech and telecoms sector had its fair share of ups and downs in the outgoing year, from Apple removing Iranian apps from its App Store service to MTN's $750 million investment All said, 2017 was a good year for the local startups, ICT and knowledge-based companies. Startups and ...
According to International Telecommunication Union, in Asia around half of the global internet users are present which is around 1.89 billion. China has the highest internet user base which of around 670 million users. Hence, the largest internet user base in Asia Pacific is contributing towards the growth of ...
According to International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the number of smart phone users in China is estimated to reach up to 675 million in 2019 therefore growing the mobile analytics market in Asia Pacific during the forecast period. Global mobile analytics market covers a segmentation analysis of ...
ACCRA - In late October, the World Health Organization's Regional Office for Africa signed an agreement with the United Nations International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The aim of the unlikely partnership is to encourage the use of digital services "to save lives and improve people's health.
The United Nations specialized agency for information and communication technologies, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), has now adopted the main technical principals of enhanced aircraft Automatic Dependent surveillance (ABS) via satellite to track in-flight aircraft worldwide.
Ewaste 703x422. A full 44.7 million tonnes of so-called e-waste was generated around the world in 2016, up eight percent from 2014, according to the UN's International Telecommunication Union, the UN University and the International Solid Waste Association. AFP/File / CHARLY TRIBALLEAU. The UN ...
... UN Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations children's Fund (UNICEF), UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), International Telecommunication Union (ITU), World Food Programme (WFP), and others focused on blockchain technology. Blockchain Commission was established on 21 ...
The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), a U.N. branch responsible for technology regulation, assessed 25 cyber readiness indicators based on questionnaires and secondary data collection. It found that OPEC producers as a block are less prepared for a significant cyber incident than non-OPEC ...
We have been working with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and governments around the world to make more spectrum available for HAPS, and we are encouraging the ITU to facilitate the necessary spectrum identifications that will support broadband HAPS systems when they meet in ...
International Amateur Radio Union (IARU http://www.iaru.org) President Tim Ellam, VE6SH/G4HUA, has praised the value of the IARU's participation over the years in International Telecommunication Union (ITU http://www.itu.int/) International Radio Consultative Committee (CCIR) and ITU ...
The nation ranked 65th place among 176 countries in the development of ICT, according to the International Telecommunication Union's (ITU) report. A number of international meetings, conferences and exhibitions devoted to ICT sector take place in Azerbaijan annually. All this positively affects deepening ...
Big news came out of Washington, D.C. earlier this week regarding BeiDou and GPS as he United States and China have negotiated compatible signal characteristics that will both protect and enhance service for users of the U.S. Global Positioning System (GPS) and the equivalent Chinese system.
The Asia-Pacific meeting is organized jointly by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Cambodia. The conference is attended by national telecommunications regulators, as well as ITU representatives from international organizations, industry ...
The United Arab Emirates (UAE), represented by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA), chaired the preparatory workshop for the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-2019), which was held recently at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) headquarters in Geneva, ...
Following the revelations that Nigeria is currently spending a huge sum on importation of hardware and software, the Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu, has called on stakeholders in the Information and communication technology (ICT) industry to work together to address the economic ...
The conference has attracted technocrats, engineers and government officials from SADC which is expected to wrap up on Friday. According to with International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 80% of Africans (80 million people) have access to technologies that phone access should be 419 million in ...
The show is also respected globally and is supported by institutions, such as the International Telecommunication Union, the Regional Commonwealth in the field of Communications (RCC). The organiser of the exhibition is Caspian Event Organisers (CEO). This year's exhibition brought together 192 ...
He from the International Telecommunication Union broadband penetration in the country was 21 per cent and 32 per cent of the citizens has access to internet services. Dr Akoto said the internet could accelerate the development of the country and called for policies to drive a thriving broadband industry.
The head of state said praised the involvement of more than 190 companies from many countries in the 23rd Baku-2017 exhibition, saying that the participation of the Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao in this edition is recognition of the exhibition as an important ...
Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao stressed the excellent organization of the 23rd Baku-2017 exhibition, saying that over the past years great achievements have been made in the sphere of communications and information technologies under the leadership of President Ilham ...
Secretary-General of the International Telecommunication Union Houlin Zhao stressed the excellent organization of the 23rd Baku-2017 exhibition, saying that over the past years great achievements have been made in the sphere of communications and information technologies under the leadership of ...
The verdict is in: 5G wireless systems will be all things to all people, allowing incredibly high bandwidths and ultra-low power radios to be used anywhere, all at a fraction of the cost of today's devices. Industry journals are filled with reports of successful deployments, and consumers are getting ready for the ...
The latest data on ICT development released by the International Telecommunication Union show 53% of Iranians had access to the Internet by the end of 2016 and 62% of households were connected to the Internet. According to ITU, Iran ranks 81 globally and 12th in Asia on the ICT Development Index.


 

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