Regional Expert Consultation on Connecting Asia-Pacific's Digital Society for Building Resilience
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in collaboration with the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the Information and Communication Technology Agency (ICTA) of the Government of Sri Lanka, were organized a Regional Expert Consultation on Connecting Asia-Pacific’s Digital Society for Resilient Development.
The consultation took place on 5-6 September 2012 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The objective of the consultation is to devise ways and review best practices in using ICT connectivity for the resilient development of the region. The consultation focused on several aspects of regional connectivity, both in terms of infrastructure and the enabling legal environment.