September 22, 2019

2019 Annual Fall Meeting of the Broadband Commission

| New York, USA

Released Reports

  • The State of Broadband 2019
  • Connecting Africa Through Broadband A strategy for doubling connectivity by 2021 and reaching universal access by 2030
  • Child Online Safety: Minimizing the Risk of Violence, Abuse, and Exploitation online.
  • Child Online Safety Universal Declaration

Following the tradition of its annual meetings held in conjunction with the United Nations General Assembly, the Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development met on 22 nd September in New York, during the 74th  session o​f the UNGA. 

On this occasion, high-level Commissioners from across a range of government and industry sectors, and Special Guests addressed the importance of leaving no one behind in a fast changing digital world. What are the innovative models for social​ and economic impact and digital inclusion? 

The sessions included​ discussion on Sustainable financing for social impact, as well as meaningful Universal connectivity, access and use: where to go from where we stand.