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ITU unveils guidelines for countries developing emergency telecom plans

Friday 20 March 2020 | 09:24 CET | News
The International Telecommunication Unio (ITU) has launched guidelines for countries developing national emergency telecom plans. The ITU said the covid-19 oubreak shows how important it is to make sure telecom networks and services continue working before, during and after a disaster. The organisation advocates the use of mock exercises, from tabletop, talk-through and walk-through exercises to full-scale drills, and said it has developed a Tabletop Emergency Simulation Guide, together with the Global Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC), a global network of organisations that work

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