2 – 4 June 2022, Kigali, Rwanda
Global Youth Summit
Intare Conference Arena
Why You Should Attend
As the WTDC will attract approximately 1 300 participants including Member States, ITU-D Sector Members, Academia and United Nations agencies, it will give the opportunity to nations, organizations and individuals to network in hopes of connecting the unconnected to achieve sustainable development.
The youth, the change makers of tomorrow, will have the opportunity to hear, interact and learn from several experts and leaders.
Connecting the unconnected to achieve sustainable development
The International Telecommunication Union, through its Telecommunication Development Bureau (BDT), organizes a World Telecommunication Development Conference (WTDC) in the period between two Plenipotentiary Conferences to consider topics, projects and programmes relevant to telecommunication development. ITU members at WTDCs set the strategies and objectives for the development of telecommunications/ICT, providing future direction and guidance to the ITU Telecommunication Development Sector (ITU-D). The ITU World Telecommunication Development Conference WTDC will be held in Kigali, Rwanda, from 6 to 16 June 2022.
Our Provided Perks For You
First aid and emergency services will be available at
the Kigali Convention Center. For more extensive
medical services, delegates are advised to seek
treatment at one of the following hospitals:
• King Faisal Hospital: +250 788307561
• Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Kigali/ CHUK: +250 788868240
• Kanombe Military Hospital: +250 788305703 In case of emergency or accident, delegates should call the Emergency medical Hotline: +250 7883001116
If you are on medication, please carry sufficient supply for the duration of your stay.
Rwanda boasts a green mountainous landscape,
renowned for its Volcanoes National Park which
encompasses the 4 507m high Mt. Karisimbi and
four other forested volcanoes, as well as being
home to mountain gorillas and golden monkeys.
In addition, the Nyungwe National Park, with ancient mountain rainforest providing a habitat for chimpanzees and other primates, the vast Akagera National Park and other iconic sites, ensure your visit to WTDC will present unique opportunities to enrich your travel experience by exploring the Land of a Thousand Hills.
The average temperature in Kigali in September is warm at 21 °C (69.8 °F). Afternoons can be hot with average high temperatures reaching 27 °C (80.6 °F).
Overnight temperatures are generally mild with an average low of 15 °C (59 °F). The weather in June is generally dry with some rain.
Business & shopping hours
Public offices open from 07.00 to 17.00, while
businesses open from 08.00 to 18.00, Monday to
Weekend business hours range between 09.00 and 13.00. For more practical information on Rwanda, please visit http://www.rwandatourism. com/practical-info
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