NEWS & EVENTS

Press Releases

10-11 April 2019

The 41st meeting of the Assembly of Parties of EUTELSAT IGO took place 10-11 March 2019 in Paris. For full text click here.

29 October 2018

The Tenth Tripartite Meeting of the Heads of the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization (EUTELSAT IGO), the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) and the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO) took place on 26 October 2018 in Paris. For full text click here.

21 February 2018

Piotr Dmochowski-Lipski, Executive Secretary of EUTELSAT IGO, appointed Commissioner of the United Nations Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development. For full text click here.

16 March 2017

The 40th meeting of the Assembly of Parties of EUTELSAT IGO took place 15-16 March 2017 in Paris. For full text click here.

19 July 2016

The Eighth Tripartite Meeting of the Heads of the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization (EUTELSAT IGO), the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) and the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO), took place on 19 July 2016 in London, UK. For full text click here.

20 October 2015

The Seventh Tripartite Meeting of the Heads of the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization (EUTELSAT IGO), the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) and the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO), took place on 20 October 2015 in Paris, France. For full text click here.

23 April 2015

The 39th Assembly of Parties of EUTELSAT IGO took place 22 and 23 April 2015 in Paris. For full text click here.

27 February 2015

The Broadband Commission for Digital Development held its 11th meeting at UNESCO headquarters in Paris today and according to the Commission, mobile broadband devices could be the solution to bringing ‘first world’ educational opportunities to planet’s poorest communities.
During the first debate, chaired by Ms Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO, focus was given on leveraging broadband for building inclusive Knowledge Societies. Int the second debate, chaired by Mr. Houlin Zhao, Secretary-General of the ITU,  the issue of broadband in the post-2015 agenda was addressed.
In relation to this, Mr Jose Toscano, who, together with Messrs Christian Roisse and Jean-Louis Schiltz, is a member of the SSDM Advisory Board, presented the latest report of the SDDM Initiative and its importance for the broadband-related Sustainable developments goals.
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25-28 November 2014

The Executive Secretary participated in the Opening Ceremony of the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) on 25 November 2014 in London during the 23rd session of the IMSO Assembly of Parties and paid tribute to the outgoing Director General, Captain Esteban Pacha-Vicente of Spain. For full text click here.

23-24 September 2014

The 6th Tripartite Meeting of the Heads of the International Telecommunications Satellite Organization (ITSO), the International Mobile Satellite Organization (IMSO) and the European Telecommunications Satellite Organization (EUTELSAT IGO) took place on 23 and 24 September 2014 in Washington DC, USA. For full text click here.

21 September 2013

The Broadband Commission for Digital Development held its 8th meeting on 21 September 2013 in New York during which the Executive Secretary of EUTELSAT IGO made a contribution. For full text click here.

15-16 May 2013

The 38th Assembly of Parties of EUTELSAT IGO took place 15 and 16 May 2013 in Paris. For full text click here.

13-14 September 2012

The 4th Intergovernmental satellite organization tripartite meeting took place on 13 and 14 September 2012 in Paris, France. For full text click here.

22 February 2011

The 3rd Intergovernmental satellite organization tripartite meeting took place in Washington, DC on the 22 February 2011. For full text click here.

19 September 2010

The importance of satellite broadband in the achievement of the United Nations Millennium Development goals was stressed in a co-statement made by the heads of EUTELSAT IGO, ITSO and IMSO during the 2nd meeting of the Broadband Commission for Digital Development on 19 September 2010 in New York. For full text click here.

22 March-1 April 2010
During the 49th session of the Legal Subcommittee of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space in Vienna the Executive Secretary of EUTELSAT IGO made a statement regarding the deliberate repeated jamming originating from the Iranian territory. For full text click here.

2 December 2009
The 2nd Intergovernmental satellite organization tripartite meeting took place in London on 2 December 2009. For full text click here.

5 February 2008
The 1st Intergovernmental satellite organisation tripartite meeting took place in Paris on 5 February 2008. For full text click here.