The WSIS Forum 2015 represents the world’s largest annual gathering of the ‘ICT for development’ community.
With reference to ITU, Public Relations and International Affairs of TIC announced that: The WSIS Forum, co-organized by ITU, UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD, in
close collaboration with all WSIS Action Line Facilitators/Co-Facilitators
(UNDESA, FAO, UNEP, WHO, UN Women, WIPO, WFP, ILO, WMO, UN, ITC, UPU, UNODC,
UNICEF and UN Regional Commissions) has proven to be an efficient mechanism for
coordination of multistakeholder implementation activities, information
exchange, creation of knowledge, sharing of best practices and continues to
provide assistance in developing multistakeholder and public/private
partnerships to advance development goals. This forum will provide structured
opportunities to network, learn and participate in multi-stakeholder
discussions and consultations on WSIS implementation.
UNESCO, UNCTAD and UNDP welcome all WSIS Stakeholders to the WSIS Forum 2015 to
be held from 25–29 May 2015. This event builds upon the tradition of annual
WSIS May meetings, and its format is the result of open consultations with all
WSIS Stakeholders. Emerging trends in 11 WSIS Action Lines both in terms of
Policy and Technology are produced as an Outcome of WSIS Forum in a
multistakeholder environment on an annual basis.