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Louise Marie
Hurel, Angela
Matlapeng

Bridging the Gender Gap in Cybersecurity with Louise Marie Hurel and Angela Matlapeng

Women are underrepresented in the field of cybersecurity. ITU’s Women in Cyber mentorship programme, organized together with the EQUALS Global Partnership and the Forum for Incident Response Teams (FIRST), aims to help bridge the gap. In this episode of the UNconnected, Doreen Bogdan-Martin, Director of the ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau speaks with Louise Marie Hurel and Angela Matlapeng, who participated as a mentor and mentee respectively, in the programme. They discuss the challenges and opportunities for women in cyber, and the way forward for women to co-create and lead solutions in this field.

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Connecting hardest-to-connect communities with Courtenay Rattray

A conversation between Doreen Bogdan-Martin, Director of the ITU Telecommunication Development Bureau and Courtenay Rattray, High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS). This episode highlights the urgent need to connect hardest-to-connect communities, by exploring solutions to developmental challenges and connectivity barriers, with expert insights and recommendations on accelerating digital transformation in LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS.

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Courtenay
Rattray

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The UNconnected is an ITU podcast series hosted by Doreen Bogdan-Martin, Director of ITU’s Telecommunication Development Bureau.

The podcast discussions focus on global collaboration to connect the 2.9 billion people that remain unconnected, to achieve sustainable socio-economic development for all.

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