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UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Digital Cooperation

One of the main mandates of the UN Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Digital Cooperation, launched in July 2018, was to recommend improvements to the current digital policy architecture. The Panel’s report, which was launched in New York on 10 June, and is being released in Geneva today, has identified existing gaps and proposed three models […]

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The UN Panel on Digital Cooperation: An Agenda for the 2020s

By Wolfgang Kleinwächter Jun 13, 2019 2:31 PM PDT The UN Panel on Digital Cooperation presented last week in New York its final report, and an old question is back on the international agenda:  Could the global Internet be ordered by a reasonable arrangement among stakeholders which would maximize the digital opportunities and minimize the cyber […]

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UN makes ‘declaration of digital interdependence’, with release of tech report

UN Photo/Mark GartenMelinda Gates, Co-Chair of The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (c), Jack Ma, Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group (l) and the UN Secretary-General António Guterres (r) discuss how digital cooperation and technology can contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals    10 June 2019Economic Development The digital future must be safer and more inclusive, says […]