Huawei chairwoman nabs ITU award

May 18, 2012 11:40 AM
Using ICT to empower women.

The International Telecommunications Union has recognised Huawei chairman Sun Yafang for her contribution to digital developments in ICT "as a means of empowering women and girls".

Ms Yafang was one of three women recognised by the ITU for promoting ICT.

Argentina's president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner and Hollywood actor Geena Davis were also recognised by the union.