Committee on Information and Communications Technology, Science, Technology and Innovation

BY INVITATION ONLY

The Committee on Information and Communications Technology, Science, Technology and Innovation, Third Session will be held at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok from 2 to 4 September 2020.

 

The Committee on Information and Communications Technology, Science, Technology and Innovation addresses the following issues:

  • Integration of information and communications technology related issues in development policies, plans and programmes;
  • Transfer and application of information and communications technology at the regional and subregional levels;
  • Information and communications technology, including space applications, for disaster risk reduction;
  • Development of human and institutional capacity in the use of information and communications technology and in the use of science and technology for innovation;
  • Policy options and strategies for enhancing cooperation on the generation of and access to science, technology and innovation for sustainable development, including regional mechanisms for technology transfer;
  • Mainstreaming of science, technology and innovation issues in development policies, strategies and plans.

Contact
Information and Communications Technology and Disaster Risk Reduction Division
Email: escap-idd@un.org