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On July 13, 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland, the 2nd informal interregional meeting on preparations for the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2018 (PP-18) was held.

The 2nd informal interregional meeting on preparations for PP-18 was conducted by the Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union Mr. Houlin Zhao and the appointed Chairman of the PP-18 Mr. Majid Al Mesmar.

Representatives of 6 regional telecommunication organizations took part in the meeting. The main topics of the informal meeting were: - review of information and key training proposals from the Regional Groups; consideration of preliminary information on the posts of the Chairman and vice-chairman of the conference and committees; - Consideration of the draft schedule plan and organization of the work of PP-18. Active RCC cooperation with other regional organizations increases the role of regional organizations in solving key issues of communication and information development. The RCC pays great attention to mutual support in upholding common positions that are in the national interest of the RCC Communications Administrations.

ITU attaches great importance to the issues on preparation for PP-18. A systematic work that is carried out aimed at ensuring interaction between the RCC Communications Administrations during preparation and participation in the largest ITU forums, developing coordinated positions of the RCC CAs. This circumstance underscores the importance of a successful PP-18.

The next 3-rd informal meeting will be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, September 26-27, 2018.