African Telecommunications Union
African Telecommunications Union
African Telecommunications Union

Who We Are

Founded in Kinshasa in 1977 as a specialized agency of the Organization of African Unity (OAU) now African Union (AU) in the field of telecommunications, ATU is the leading continental organization fostering developments of information and communications technologies infrastructure and services.

Upcoming Events

3-11 July, 2014
Special Session of the Admin Council, Committee of Experts and the 4th ATU Plenipotentiary Conference (CPL-14) and 2nd Preparatory meeting for the ITU Plenipotentiary Conference (PP-14)
Venue: Rainbow Towers Hotel,Harare, ZIMBABWE

26-29 August, 2014
2nd AfriSWOG meeting
Venue: Nairobi,Kenya


24-28 November, 2014
3rd Preparatory meeting for WRC-15
Venue: Abuja, NIGERIA


More Events



Recent News

The 3rd and final GE06 Frequency Plan coordination and modification meeting for African countries concluded the GE06 Plan coordination and modification exercise in view of RR Footnote 5.312A read together with WRC-12 Resolution 232.....


Working Groups


Administrative Council Working Group (ACWG)
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Core programs

  • Human & Institutional Capacity
  • ICT Infrastructure
  • Integrating Regional Markets     
  • Global Decision Making


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