APC perspectives on the revision of the International Telecommunication Regulations

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By VB for APCNews

BAKU, Azerbaijan, 03 November 2012

Current ITRs date from 1988 and considering the changes in the telecoms sector since then it is not surprising that they are up for review. The question is whether the upcoming WCIT poses a ‘threat’ to the internet. See APC’s perspective on the revision of the ITRs.Current ITRs date from 1988 and considering the dramatic changes in the telecoms sector since then it is not surprising that they are up for review. The question for civil society is whether the upcoming WCIT poses a ‘threat’ to the internet, in the sense that civil society sees the internet and would like to see it either remain or evolve. See APC’s perspectives on the revision of the ITRs.

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