The Broadband Commission met in New York on 21 September, to discuss how to ensure recognition of broadband and ICTs in the future sustainable development framework. USG Acharya from OHRLLS highlighted the need to focus on the most vulnerable and least developed countries, which stand to benefit the most from access to communications networks.
Far from the sea, the world’s 32 landlocked developing countries face many challenges but also offer rich cultural heritages and incredible natural landscapes. This fall UN-OHRLLS will shine a spotlight on this diverse group of countries and showcase their uniqueness through photography. Find out more about submitting a photograph