• COM/CITEL Mission Statement

    To facilitate and promote the integral and sustainable development of telecommunications/ICTs in the Americas based on the principles of universality, solidarity, transparency, equity, reciprocity, nondiscrimination...

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  • COM/CITEL Structure

    » Assembly of CITEL
    » COM/CITEL: Permanent Executive Committee
    » PCC.I: Telecommunications/ICT
    » PCC.II: Radiocommunication including Broadcasting

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  • COM/CITEL Vision

    High-level specialized advisory body of the Organization of American States (OAS), leader in the region in all aspects involving telecommunications and information and communication technologies (ICTs)...

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  • COM/CITEL Mission Statement

    To serve as an advisory committee of CITEL in the area of telecommunications/ICTs, especially in matters related to ...

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Next Meeting


  • 38 Meeting of the Permanent Executive Committee (COM/CITEL) - December 1 to 3, 2021. Argentina. 
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Authorities - COM/CITEL (2018-2022)


  • Chair: Argentina.
  • Vice Chair: Colombia.
  • Members: Bahamas, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, United States of America, Uruguay.


Working Groups


  • Coordination Center for Development of Human Resources.
  • Working Group on the Strategic Plan of CITEL.
  • Working Group to Prepare for the Meetings of the Council of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
  • Working Group for the Preparation for the ITU Plenipotenciary Conferences (PP).
  • Working Group on Financial Sustainability of CITEL.
  • Ad Hoc Group on amendments to the statute and regulations of CITEL. 
Functions of COM/CITEL


  • To carry out the decision of the CITEL Assembly, taking into consideration the recommendations of the General Assembly of the Organization and the pertinent Councils with respect to telecommunications.
  • To carry out amd enforce the objectives of Arcticle 3 of the Statute.