The Partnership on Measuring ICT for Development is made up of a total of 13 international organizations. It is an international, multi-stakeholder initiative to improve the availability and quality of ICT data and indicators, particularly in developing countries. It was launched in June 2004, on the occasion of UNCTAD XI. It's first Steering Committee was led by Susan Teltscher (then UNCTAD), Esperanza Magpantay (ITU), and myself (at UN ECLAC).
The Partnership created a wealth of important statistical meta-data, in publications such as: