19th Meeting of the Regional Interagency Working Group (IWG) on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT)

15 Dec 2015
Bangkok, Thailand

The Nineteenth Meeting of the Regional Interagency Working Group (IWG) on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) will be held on 15 December 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand.

The main objectives of the meeting are to enhance coordination and impact of ICT initiatives among UN agencies at the regional level, in response to recent global and regional mandates, followed by an afternoon session to provide updates on the progress made by agencies in their activities and to coordinate in common areas of interest. Additionally, as a follow up from the last meeting, the Nineteenth Meeting aims to discuss, among other topics, a next step to elevate the Working Group as a Thematic Working Group of the Regional Coordination Mechanism (RCM).