Commission on Science and Technology for Development Twenty-Second Annual Session, 13–17 May 2019 Agenda Item 2 Progress made in the Implementation of and follow-up to the WSIS outcomes

Mr. Chair,   We thank the distinguished panelists for their insightful presentations. We also thank the Secretariat for its Report on the review of implementation of outcomes of the World Summit on Information Society.   As the report has indicated, many of the digital technologies at the time of World Summits on Information Society in…

Commission on Science and Technology for Development Twenty-Second Annual Session, 13–17 May 2019 Agenda Item 3 Interactive Exchange following High-level Roundtable on “The impact of rapid technological change on sustainable development”

Mr. Chair, Distinguished colleagues,   We thank the distinguished panelists for their insightful presentations. We also thank the Secretariat for its Report on this important issue and Director Sirimanne for presentation of the Report yesterday.   Due to the paucity of time, I would restrict myself to making few points.   Science, technology and innovation…