Ambassador Farukh Amil, Permanent Representative of Pakistan met Mr. Houlin Zhao, Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) on Thursday, 2 November 2017, in Geneva.
The two discussed ICT as enabler for all Sustainable Development Goals. Appreciating ITU’s role in this regard, both agreed that information technology was resulting in equalization of opportunity and was a tool for empowerment, engagement, advancement, as well as peace. Ambassador Farukh Amil reaffirmed Pakistan’s commitment towards utilizing full potential of the ICTs in realization of the SDGs, and strengthening already sound cooperation with ITU.
6 November 2017