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Day 3 of the 9th IGF in Istanbul
By Editor on 5 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

As the ninth meeting of the IGF continues to debate the issues around Internet governance in Istanbul this week, elsewhere in the city, the Internet Ungovernance Forum is also holding forth. This initiative is organised by Prof.

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Day 2 of the 9th IGF in Istanbul
By Editor on 4 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The highlight of Day 2 of the IGF had to be the session on net neutrality. It is one of the hottest topics for this IGF. As expected, the session was controversial, even though it managed to clarify where people agree and disagree - the latter obviously providing points for further discussion....

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High optimism and low realism mark the start of the 9th IGF in Istanbul
By Editor on 3 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Home

The opening session of the 9th IGF in Istanbul featured 21 speakers from government, business, academia, and civil society.

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Days 0 and 1 of the 9th IGF in Istanbul
By Editor on 3 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Things have kicked off here in Istanbul at this, the 9th Internet Governance Forum. On Monday, on what’s known as the ‘Day 0’ the focus was on evaluating the NETmundial process with the output document taking centre stage.

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Geneva Internet Platform (GIP) in full voice at 9th Internet Governance Forum this week
By Editor on 2 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Present throughout the meeting, the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP) team has attracted interest in and attention to the growing role of Digital Geneva, during the 9th Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Istanbul this week.

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Internet governance update: Geneva Briefing on Internet Governance (August 2014)
By Vladimir Radunovic on 28 Aug 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

To assist diplomats in grasping the complexity of this multidisciplinary and  multistakeholder political environment, and to bring them up to speed on what to follow, when to follow it, and how to follow it, the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP), operated by DiploFoundation,...

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10 points for the EU’s future digital policy
By Jovan Kurbalija on 27 Aug 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

‘It is about digital, stupid’ is the main message from Jean-Claude Junker, the new president of the European Commission.

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Memoirs of UN Secretaries-General: political correctness and prediction of the future
By Petru Dumitriu on 18 Aug 2014 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy

The United Nations’ Secretaries-General who came in office after U Thant have no excuse for being, if they were, politically incorrect.

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Memoirs of UN Secretaries-General: Eyes on the Spies
By Petru Dumitriu on 10 Aug 2014 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy

Some of the distinguished participants in Diplo’s course on multilateral diplomacy believe in the magic of figures. They deem that under normal circumstances, rebus sic stantibus, Article 100 of the United Nations Charter should have contents of paramount importance. Why?

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Diplomacy and the revenge of globalization (Part II)
By Laurence Pope on 6 Aug 2014 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy

In a world where information moves with the speed of a click, much has changed. Not long ago many of us were touched by the plight of several hundred young girls kidnapped in Northern Nigeria. A Twitter campaign, #save our girls, was launched.

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