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inABLE Selected as WSIS Prizes 2017 Champion

Subject: Congratulations: Your Project is Selected as the WSIS Prizes 2017 Champion!

Dear InABLE,

You have been selected as the WSIS Prizes 2017 Champion, congratulations!


We have reached the moment of announcing the finalists of the WSIS Prizes 2017 with over 1.1 million votes cast by WSIS stakeholders community. Out of 345 nominated ICT success storiesfrom around the world for the Online Voting Phase (30 March – 30 April), following a comprehensive review by the Expert Group of 467 submitted projects submitted by the WSIS Stakeholder community, your project Computer Labs for the Blind was among those first five most voted in the category Access to Information and Knowledge and we would like to congratulate you on this amazing achievement and to share the excitement of promoting your recognition. 

As a WSIS Prize Champion during the WSIS Forum 2017:

· You will be awarded with a Champion certificate from the ITU Secretary-General during the special event dedicated to your achievement, the WSIS Prizes 2017 Champion Ceremony, on Tuesday 13 June 2017 at 14:30, where you invited to take part and use this opportunity to further promote your project. We will soon share more information with you related to this event.

· You are also invited to take active participation in the World Café focusing on WSIS Stocktaking and SDGs on Thursday 15 June 2017 12:30-15:00. You can find the detailed agenda in the WSIS Forum 2017. We will soon share more information with you related to this event.

· As the WSIS Prizes 2017 Champion project, besides being published in the WSIS Stocktaking Report 2017, your success story will also be published in the "WSIS Stocktaking: Success Stories 2017" with both publications to be released also during the WSIS Forum 2017 and promoted during the aforementioned World Café.