7. The Charter of the Commonwealth (2012)
(Adopted by the Commonwealth Heads of Government, 14 December 2012)
WE THE PEOPLE OF THE COMMONWEALTH:
IX. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
We also recognise the importance of information and communication technologies as powerful instruments of development; delivering savings, efficiencies and growth in our economies, as well as promoting education, learning and the sharing of culture. We are committed to strengthening its use while enhancing its security, for the purpose of advancing our societies.