Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

Overcoming COVID-19 together with the ITU and its members

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COVID-19 is having unprecedented effects on communities in Australia and around the world.

The Australian Government is working to support the Australian community in this time of crisis, including working with our domestic communications sector to help Australians stay connected.

Throughout the pandemic, it has been valuable to work in partnership with the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and its members, to navigate the challenges we are all facing due to COVID-19.

Global telecommunications are more important now than ever before, as we work together to close the world's digital divide.

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