RURA to host a week long regional workshop on satellite regulations



Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) in collaboration with the East African Communications Organization (EACO) is hosting a week long workshop on satellite regulations, scheduled to take place from March 12 – 16, 2018 at Kigali Marriott Hotel. This workshop aims at raising awareness about satellite regulatory issues especially those related to satellite filing and coordination.

The forum will bring together delegates from 10 countries across Africa including the regulators of ICT, the ministries of ICT in East African community and the representatives from International Telecommunication Union (ITU). On the side of Rwanda, we will be joined by the Ministry of Information Technology & Communications, Broadband Systems Corporation Ltd (BSC), Rwanda Broadcasting Agency, all telecom companies operating in Rwanda, among others.

Delegates will be trained on the use of some software tools used by experts of the Radiocommunication Bureau (BR) of ITU and administrations in the process of filing and coordination of the satellite networks.