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ITU summit seeks USD 53 bln for inter-American connectivity

Friday 20 July 2012 | 11:30 CET | News
The heads of state and government from Latin America and the Caribbean plan to mobilize "the human, financial and technical resources needed to connect the unconnected and to strengthen the role of ICT as the engine of economic prosperity and sustainable development, as well as poverty reduction in the Americas region". The regional commitments were issues at the ITU Connect Americas Summit.

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