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Regional Meeting on Broadband Connectivity for the Asia-Pacific Least Developed Countries

26 October 2017 @ 8:30 am - 27 October 2017 @ 6:00 pm

MEETING DOCUMENTS


MEETING DOCUMENTSDOWNLOAD
Meeting ReportEnglish
Concept NoteEnglish
Final ProgrammeEnglish
Information NoteEnglish
SESSION NOTES
Session 1English
Session 2English
Session 3English
Session 4English
Session 5English

STATEMENTS & PRESENTATIONS 


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OPENING/WELCOME REMARKS
Press BriefingEnglish
SESSION 1: Case studies and discussion on how LDCs are leveraging investment in broadband infrastructure for national development
Leveraging Investment in Broadband for National Development, the case of Vanuatu, Dr. Suella HansenEnglish
Leveraging Investment in Broadband for National Development, the case of Camodia, Mr. Michael MingesEnglish
SESSION 2: Focused discussion on broadband infrastructure
Embracing the Digital Economy: Investing in Broadband connectivity and Harnessing Regional Connectivity, Dr. Thavisak ManodhamEnglish
Broadband Connectivity in Bhutan: Opportunities and Challenges, Mr. Sangay KarmaEnglish
Investment in Internet Connectivity, Case of Tuvalu, Mr. Tele PelosaEnglish
Multi-Partnership sub-sea Cable Connectivity Projects in Samoa and Tonga, Mr. Christian FrueanEnglish
SESSION 3: Round Table Discussion on using broadband applications and services for disaster risk reduction and resilience building: towards the path to graduation
Leveraging Broadband Connectivity for Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience, the case of Samoa, Mr. Talatalaga MatafeoEnglish
Resilience to Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change in the Urban Context, Dr. Usha HarrisEnglish
Using Drones for Disaster Damage Assessments in Vanuatu, Mr. Joseph NielEnglish
SESSION 4: Broadband applications and services for national development
Are LDCs Ready for a Digital Transformation, Ms. Sonia Bashir KabirEnglish
Toward a Path to Graduation: A Focus on Broadband Connectivity, Mr. Mao NeangEnglish
Towards Graduation: A Focus on Broadband and Connectivity, Case of Nepal, Ram Babu DhakalEnglish
SESSION 5: Regulations and Financing investments in broadband
Broadband Connectivity: Vanuatu Experience, Ms. Dalsie BanialaEnglish
Towards Affordable Internet for all, Mr. Dhanaraj ThakurEnglish

BACKGROUND DOCUMENTS


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Leveraging Investments in Broadband for National Development: The case of Rwanda and SenegalEnglish
Lessons Learned from Five Years of Implementing the IPoAEnglish
State of the Least Developed Countries 2017English
The State of Broadband 2017: Broadband for Catalyzing Sustainable DevelopmentEnglish
The State of Broadband 2017: Key Findings English
2017 Affordability ReportLink

Details

Start:
26 October 2017 @ 8:30 am
End:
27 October 2017 @ 6:00 pm

Venue

Port Vila, Vanuatu
Port Vila, Vanuatu + Google Map