DSG promotes and implements projects aimed at:

  • Expansion of networks to achieve universal access to broadband in all APEC economies by 2015;
  • Development and dissemination of strategies to assist developing economies to deploy broadband networks
  • Making ICT more accessible to people with special needs
  • Development/Implementation of advanced technologies ( e.g. IPv6, grid computing, and cloud computing) ; and
  • Promotion of ICT applications for socio-economic development (e.g., green ICT, smart grids, disaster management, e-Government, e-Health and e-Education).

Recent Projects and Reports

  • ICT Applications for People with Special Needs (Ageing and Disabilities), 1 May 2013 to 31 October 2015
  • Interoperability of ICT: Semantic, Linguistic and Other Aspects, 2014
  • Workshop on “Getting Connected: TV White Space”, 12 May 2015
  • Workshop on the Internet of Things (IOT), 14 May 2015