First Meeting of the ITU Focus Group on ICTs and Climate Change Announced

Focus Group on ICTs and Climate Change (FG ICT&CC)August 2008: The Focus Group on informational and

communication technologies (ICTs) and climate change, established by the

International Telecommunication Union (ITU), will hold its first meeting from

1-3 September 2008, at ITU headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.

The Focus Group

was established in July 2008 by the ITU. It seeks to help develop international

standards that will contribute to climate change mitigation. The meeting will

be webcast, and documents will be available on the ITU website. [Announcement/Focus Group