Forum Telecommunications Programme (FTP)
July 1989, Tarawa (Kiribati), by Pacific Islands Forum. Superseded South Pacific Telecommunications Development Programme (SPTDP). Ceased activities at end of 1996, under a restructuring programme.
Promote and assist in an equitable manner the development of efficient, effective telecommunication facilities, equipment, services and human resources, which meet the needs of the island communities and the region as a whole (in particular by the extension of facilities and services to rural and country areas); assist with the maintenance and operation of developing telecommunications systems in the region in such a way as to advance self-sufficiency among island nations in the skills and expertise required; complement the work of other organizations providing telecommunications assistance in the region.Available with paid subscription only.
Sub-Programmes (6): (i) Funding; (ii) Planning; (iii) Projects; (iv) Studies; (v) Training; (vi) Meetings.
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- Transportation, Telecommunications
- Value Redistribution
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