About the Briefing
Permanent Missions to the United Nations in both New York and Geneva attended the Broadband Commission’s virtual briefing. The meeting was also open to the public.
This 45 minute information session introduced the Broadband Commission and presented the outcomes of this year’s achievements, including progress on the Commission’s seven advocacy targets, Working Group Reports, the Annual State of Broadband Report, and related publications like the ITU 2021 Facts and Figures Report.
Speakers shared real-world examples of Broadband Commission policy recommendations in action, emphasizing the importance of digital cooperation, and provided the audience with relevant resources for engaging with the Commission.
Mr. Courtenay Rattray
Under-Secretary General, High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States UN OHRLLS & Broadband Commissioner