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International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

  • Organization type:UN & International Organization

General contact information

  • URL: http://www.itu.int
  • Address: Place des Nations
  • Postal Code: 1211
  • City: Geneva 20
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Telephone: +41 22730 5111
  • Fax: +41 22 733 7256
  • Email: itumail@itu.int
  • Head of the organization: Hamadoun Toure

Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

International Telecommunication Union (ITU) is the leading United Nations agency for information and communication technologies. ITU helps governments and the private sector in three core sectors: radiocommunication, standardization and development. ITU also organizes TELECOM events and was the lead organizing agency of the World Summit on the Information Society.
ITU is based in Geneva, Switzerland, and its membership includes 193 Member States and more than 700 private-sector entities and academic institutions.

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