UN telecommunications group launches online regulatory database

The United Nations telecommunications agency today joined with a global network promoting information and communication technologies (ICT) for development to launch an online “toolkit” to help policy-makers – particularly in developing countries – get instant access to the latest information and analysis on key ICT regulatory issues.

UN task force calls for more political will to bridge 'digital divide'

Since the goal of integrating technology into society in effective and sustainable ways remains "a work in progress," strong political will is necessary to ensure that people can use the information revolution to improve their lives, a key United Nations task force on technology and development says in a new report.