Partnership For Strengthening A Sustainable Public Telecom Service
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Overview: The information society has numerous facets: it is necessary to take into account their legal, political, economic, cultural and social aspects. Consequently, multi-stakeholder involvement is a key to find practical solutions. Only a global conference of the breadth of the WSIS can ensure that these aspects are taken into consideration. In this paper, the concept of Universal Access is to be understood as community service access to public telecom networks, in contrast to the Universal Service concept which is considered as an individual service access.