WSA World Congress 2003 Switzerland

The United Nations decided to call for a World Summit for the Information Society (WSIS) in 2003 in Geneva and 2005 in Tunis. It was a milestone in international cooperation for the development of the Information Society. Whithin this summit the World Summit Award Gala took place for the first time.

The World Summit Award is a flagship initiative of the United Nations and its Department of Economic and Social Affairs and its Global Alliance for ICT and Development (GAID).

View the WSA2003-2007 Gala Highlights here.