The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) World Telecommunication Development Conference is scheduled to take place in Ethiopia on November 8-19 and the Asia-Pacific Regional Preparatory Meeting will take place from 9-10 March. Ms. B.Bolor-Erdene, Chairwoman of the Communications and Information Technology Authority, Mr. Z.Gantogoo, Director, and Ms. A.Uranchimeg, Deputy Director of the Strategic Policy and Planning Department are participating in this preparatory meeting.
During the meeting, Ms. B.Bolor-Erdene introduced the achievements and planned activities of the ICT sector Mongolia.
The World Telecommunication Development Conference, scheduled for November 2021, has launched an initiative to empower women to promote gender equality.
Ms. B.Bolor-Erdene is representing Mongolia at this Meeting and she stated about the campaign of becoming “Digital Nation” and said that in order to keep up with digital development, the Ministry of Education and Science is working to connect all secondary schools to the Internet. She also stressed that children can access the educational portal www.econtent.edu.mn for free.
She also mentioned that 592 government services are planned to be integrated into the E-Mongolia system by May, which was introduced to the public as part of the Digital Nation campaign.
She also announced a code training program for girls this year to empower women.