Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM)
Register | Login
  Go

UNDESA's Work in Implementing the WSIS Plan of Action



 

 

UNDESA through DPADM serves as one of the facilitators for the implementation of and follow-up to the  Action lines C1, C7eGov and C11 of the Tunis Agenda for the Information Society (As called for in paragraph 108 and the Annex of the Tunis Agenda for the Information Society, and following the Consultation of WSIS Action Lines Facilitators/Moderators held in Geneva on 24 February 2006).

  Action Line C1 
The role of public governance in the promotion of ICTs for development
 
  Action Line C7 
e-government
 
  Action Line C11
International and regional cooperation
 
Action Lines C1, C7 and C11
Access to WSIS Stocktaking
   
  Statements and Remarks by the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, Mr. Sha Zukang


 UN Documents and Resolutions

 
ECOSOC Resolution 2012/5  - Assessment of the progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society.
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

Information and Communications Techonologies for Development - Report of the Second Committee - Resolution A/66/347 - Agenda Item 16 - 13 December 2011
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

Report of the Secretary-General on enhanced cooperation on public policy issues pertaining to the Internet (A/66/77 - E/2011/103)
Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish
 
ECOSOC Resolution 2011/16  - Assessment of the progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society
Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish

ECOSOC Resolution 2010/2  - Assessment of the progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society
Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish

Remarks by Mr. Sha Zukang, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs to the Economic and Social Council - Introduction of the Report of the Secretary-General on enhanced cooperation in public policy issues related to the Internet and the note of the Secretary-General on continuation of the Internet Governance Forum delivered by Mr. Jomo Kwame Sundaram, Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development on 16 July 2010. English 
 
A/65/78 – E/2010/68 
Note of the Secretary-General on the Continuation of the Internet Governance Forum -
The The General Assembly, in its resolution 60/252 inter alia endorsing the Tunis Agenda for the Information Society adopted by the World Summit on the Information Society at its second phase, requested the Secretary-General to examine the desirability of the continuation of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF), in formal consultation with Forum participants, within five years of its creation, and to make recommendations to the United Nations Membership in this regard. The present note responds to that request. Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish
 
Conference room paper
on enhanced cooperation on public policy issues pertaining to the Internet, prepared by the Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) for the Thirteenth session of the Commission on Science and Technology for DevelopmenThirteenth session, Geneva, 18 May 2010. Click here to download.

 

ECOSOC Resolution 2009/92 -
The Secretary-General of the United Nations was asked by WSIS to report to the ECOSOC on enhanced cooperation on public policy issues pertaining to the Internet. In response to that, the USG for Economic and Social Affairs wrote to ten key organizations working with the Internet to request their inputs on activities and recommendations. 
Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish

 

ECOSOC Resolution 2009/7 -
Assessment of the progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society.
Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish 



 

Report of the Secretary-General
on the progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society at
the regional and international levels Report of the Secretary-General
Click here to download 2011 Report : A/66/64–E/2011/77:
(Arabic  Chinese  English  French  Russian  Spanish)
Click here to download 2010 Report : A/65/64–E/2010/12
Click here to download 2009 Report : A/64/64–E/2009/10
                           Click here to download 2008 Report : A/63/72–E/2008/48
 
 

Mr. Zukang Sha's video statement delivered at WSIS Forum 2010
 
 Advocacy through Facilitation Meetings

 Meetings in May 2010
Meetings in May 2009

 

Meetings in May 2008
Meetings in May 2007
Meetings in May 2006
 
 Research and Analysis
 
 Capacity Building and Training 
  • UNDESA though DPADM provide advisory services at national and local levels on
    • ICT-supported public service development
    • E-strategy development
  • UNPAN Online Training Centre - free online training courses on e-government, knowledge management in government
 
 Networking for Knowledge-Sharing and Cooperation
   
 
 
Link to WSIS Stocktaking Activities              Link to WSIS Online Questionnaire
 
For more information, please contact:
Ms. Haiyan Qian
Director, Division for Public Administration and Development Management
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Tel: (1-212) 963-3393 
Fax: (1-212) 963-0522
Email: qianh@un.org

Mr. Vincenzo Aquaro
Chief, Knowledge Management Branch,
Division for Public Administration and Development Management
United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Tel: (1-917) 678-3349
Email: aquaro@un.org
 

Copyright 2008-2010 by UNPAN - United Nations Public Administration Network