ITU introduces new global guidelines to protect kids online
The International Telecommunication Union’s guidelines consist of four parts tailored to key audiences: children, parents and educators, industry and policymakers.
Africa needs accelerated ICT, renewable energy investment
UNESCO’s Dr Huber Gijzen encourages investment in renewable energy and ICT infrastructure on the continent, to boost education efforts.
Internet uptake lags despite falling broadband prices
The International Telecommunication Union finds prices for telecoms services continue to decline but do not translate into rapidly increasing Internet penetration rates.
As COVID-19 continues, ITU calls for digital solutions
The International Telecommunication Union’s second annual innovation competition calls for digital solutions that can be nurtured to scale and assist communities.
Criminals exploit crucial COVID-19 SMSes to commit fraud
WASPA advises SA’s mobile users to exercise caution and their own common sense when receiving messages on their mobiles related to the virus.
ITU seeks to maintain vital communications during COVID-19
The International Telecommunication Union sets out a strategy to enable and ensure communication availability during the phases of disaster.
ITU introduces Broadband Transforming Lives campaign in Davos
The global broadband body examines new financing models that would help accelerate “meaningful universal connectivity” across the world.
How broadcasters can tap into artificial intelligence
The International Telecommunication Union publishes a report showing artificial intelligence can be used for distributing TV and radio content.