In a Foreign Policy article earlier this month, Rebecca MacKinnon has strong words decrying US foreign policy attempts to promote 'Internet Freedom': More than two years after Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave her first speech declaring 'Internet freedom' to be a major...
By Editor on 28 Apr 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
By petecranston on 16 Apr 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
Facebook’s $1billion purchase of the photo-editing and display platform Instagram has split the digital commentariat, illustrated by two differing perspectives in the same UK newspaper, the Sunday Observer....
By Mary on 13 Apr 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
Australia's Lowy Institute for International Policy, an independent think tank, has produced an in-depth paper on ediplomacy activities at the US Department of State. Titled Revolution @...
By petecranston on 10 Apr 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
Quiz question: which year was Facebook launched? Hint: it was two years before the launch of Twitter ........ and no Googling!
By Mary on 4 Apr 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
By Jovan Kurbalija on 27 Mar 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
The impact of the Internet on diplomacy was the focus of yesterday's e-diplomacy workshop in Strasbourg, attended by 40 diplomats based in Strasbourg and officials of the Council of...
By Jovan Kurbalija on 23 Mar 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
The destiny of ACTA (the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement) is an example of the limits of traditional diplomacy and the potentials of e-participation in political life.
By Vladimir Radunovic on 20 Mar 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
Diplo's 2010 E-diplomacy Initiative consisted of awareness building/launch events in the main diplomatic centres and an International Conference on E-diplomacy (Malta, 3-4 June 2010). The initiative created momentum for courses, research and community discussion on e-diplomacy.
By Mary on 29 Feb 2012 | From the channel/s: E-diplomacy
A recent report by Demos traces the rise of populism through online behaviour.