How ITU is strengthening emergency telecommunications in the Americas

By Miguel Alcaine, Representative of the ITU Area Office in Tegucigalpa, Honduras In recent years, the increasing number of disasters like hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis and floods has highlighted the urgency of establishing strong telecommunication systems, which are essential if medics, firefighters, police and others are to provide effective relief during emergencies. In the aftermath of disasters, alternative telecommunication systems are … Continue reading How ITU is strengthening emergency telecommunications in the Americas