World Telecommunication Day is observed on 17 May every year. Through this article, we will share everything that you should know about this particular day. Information and communication technologies have been highlighted more than ever before by the Covid-19 pandemic. Due to lockdowns and the forced quarantine of families, digital technology has become the only means of staying connected with friends and family. Communication is one of the most important factors in our lives, and World Telecommunications Day celebrates this constant evolution. Telecommunication helps people to connect with one another. World Telecommunications Day 2022 is marked by showcasing the significance of communication.
World Telecommunication Day 2022: Theme
World Telecommunication Day 2022 Theme is “Digital technologies for Older Persons and Healthy Ageing “. The theme for this year emphasizes the importance of using telecommunications and information and communication technologies to stay healthy, connected and independent on a physical, emotional and financial level.
What is the Main purpose of World Telecommunication day?
This day’s main purpose was to raise awareness globally about the influence of new technologies and the Internet on society. Another goal of this day was to reduce the digital divide.
Benefits of World Telecommunication Day
- Telecommunication is vital for security purposes
- Telecommunications empower participation globally
- Telecommunication boosts the education system
- Telecommunication has boosted the economy greatly
- Telecommunication has evolved the business world
So on this World Telecommunication Day let’s stick to improved communication and appreciate the growth which made human life advance.