UN Summit: Millennium Development Goals High Level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly 65th Session, New York, September 2010: outcome document

Commitments in: Infrastructure - ICT

 “78. We commit ourselves to accelerating progress in order to achieve Millennium Development Goal 8, including through:

...(v) Strengthening public-private partnerships in order to close the large gaps that remain in access to and affordability of ICT across countries and income groups, including by upgrading the quality and quantity of existing telecommunication infrastructure, particularly in the least developed countries, to support more modern ICT applications and greatly increase connectivity, access and investment in innovation and development and the effective use of innovative ICT applications and e-governance tools; and in this regard encouraging further operationalizing of the voluntary Digital Solidarity Fund;”