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Ugandan to chair ITU board on emergency infrastructure

Monday 21 October 2013 | 16:00 CET | News
Uganda's ICT minister John Nasasira has been nominated to head a UN body dealing with international telecommunications development. Nasasira was appointed chairman of the Smart Sustainable Development Model advisory board, a UN body under the International Telecommunications Union. Nasasira told the New Vision that he will do his best to deliver on the assignment. The body, whose mandate is to link ICT for development and ICT for disaster management, is an initiative developed to mobilise infrastructure for social services in emergencies. Nasasira becomes a founding member and first chairman

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