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IGF Session on Digital Inclusion

DIPLO Briefing notes Author Nagisa Miyachi The UN Secretary-General’s Roadmap for Digital Cooperation presented important areas for action, one area of which is achieving universal connectivity by 2030. The Roadmap set a goal that ‘every person has safe and affordable access to the Internet, including meaningful use of digitally enabled services in line with the sustainable development goals’. […]

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IGF 2020 OUTREACH WEBINAR Monday, 6 April 2020 14:00 UTC

IGF 2020 OUTREACH WEBINAR Monday, 6 April 2020 14:00 UTC [see in your time zone] Register HERE to Participate The 15th annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) will be hosted by the government of Poland in Katowice from 2 to 6 November 2020. The meeting’s programme, developed around the overarching theme the ‘Internet United’, will focus on four thematic tracks: (1) Data; (2) […]

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IGF 2020 Call on Sessions

he IGF 2020 has opened several calls for session proposals and other process activities to be hosted at the 15th annual IGF meeting in Katowice, Poland (2 – 6 November 2020): Call to submit Workshop Proposals: https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2020-call-for-workshop-proposals Call to apply for Open Forums: https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2020-call-for-open-forums Call to apply for Day 0 Pre-Events: https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2020-call-for-pre-events-day-0-events Call to apply for IGF Village booths: https://www.intgovforum.org/multilingual/content/igf-2020-village Call […]

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TTIGF Starting Now

January 10, 2020 8:30 – 9:00Check-in & Complimentary Breakfast Doubles  9:00 – 9:05Safety Briefing & National Anthem 9:05 – 9:10Opening Remarks: Ajmal Nazir, Chair, Trinidad and Tobago Multistakeholder Advisory Group (TTMAG) 9:10 – 9:30Introductory Video Messages:– Vint Cerf, Chief Internet Evangelist, Google – Anriette Esterhuysen, Chair, United Nations Internet Governance Forum’s Multistakeholder Advisory Group -Senator the Honourable […]

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IGF TT on January 31

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ttigf-2020-registration-84465495571?ref=enivtefor001&invite=MTg1NzE5MTkvZ2xlbm4ubWNrbmlnaHRAaWVlZS5vcmcvMA%3D%3D%0A&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=inviteformalv2&utm_term=attend In 2020, while we, in Trinidad and Tobago, join the rest of the world in recognizing and celebrating some of Internet’s greatest achievements, we are also witnessing the Internet facing some of its greatest challenges. Several experts have alerted us to the reality that the Internet as we know it today is being negatively […]

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MAG 2020 Members

Below is the list of MAG members appointed by the UN Secretary-General for 2020, with affiliations, stakeholder groups and terms served, including the current one. The list is followed by links to the previous MAGs, from 2011 to 2019. This list includes former IGF Host Country representatives as well as representatives of intergovernmental organizations that contribute to the MAG‘s work.  Members Mr. Afonso, […]

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IGF Daily Brief 3 is out!

Our third issue of the IGF Daily Brief, summarising yesterday’s discussions, is fresh off the press. Here are the highlights: Inclusiveness and security at the core of the Internet: How can we make the Internet more inclusive? Towards trustworthy AI: How do we regulate this? Data governance frameworks and the risk of fragmentation Peace and conflict in cyberspace – towards a more stable cyberspace Protecting […]