The Arab Digital Agenda and the Arab Global Forum for Digital Cooperation and Development
From 25 to 27 October, ESCWA and its partners organized a consultative conference and an expert meeting on the Arab Digital Agenda and the Arab International Digital Cooperation and Development Forum (DCDF).
The meetings, held in Dubai, gathered experts and relevant stakeholders from different countries in the region who provided necessary inputs to update the Arab Digital Agenda, paving the way for its adoption and subsequent launch.
The event was organized with the League of Arab States (LAS), in partnership with the Mohamed Bin Rashid School of Government, the Telecom and Digital Government Regulatory Authority of the United Arab Emirates, the Arab Federation for Digital Economy, and partners to the joint ESCWA-LAS project to producing, developing and implementing the Arab Digital Agenda. It also featured preparations for the second DCDF in 2023.