The IG blog is the online companion to An Introduction to Internet Governance, which provides a comprehensive overview of the main Internet governance issues and actors. Now in its fourth edition in English, the book has been translated into Serbian/BCS, French, and Armenian. Translated versions of the book Internet governance: Issues, Actors and Divides (an earlier version of An Introduction to Internet Governance) are available in French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, and Portuguese.



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GCCS2015: Internet freedom, security, and growth
By Editor on 18 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

What are the terms of the social contract that governs the behaviour of citizens, corporations, and governments in cyberspace, and how do we find the right balance between freedom, security, and economic growth in relation to cyberspace?

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Different prefixes, same meaning: cyber, digital, net, online, virtual, e-
By Jovan Kurbalija on 17 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

This week, the Global Cyberspace Conference takes place in The Hague. In March, UNESCO hosted a conference on CONNECTing the Dots in Digital Space.

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Send a postcard from cyberspace during #GCCS2015 week
By Editor on 15 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Home

Diplo's illustrated cybersecurity postcards from cyberspace aim at raising awareness about main challenges and issues related to cybersecurity, while allowing us to send our own message to others.

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Vote for Diplo! Projects nominated for WSIS Project Prizes 2015
By Editor on 13 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

We need your support: vote for Diplo's two projects in the WSIS Project Prizes 2015 voting process.

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Internet governance developments in March
By Editor on 9 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The IG Barometer for March showed that the past few weeks were more intensive for online privacy and data protection, net neutrality, jurisdiction, and the IANA transition process, compared to previous weeks.

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A digital magna carta between two doors
By Jovan Kurbalija on 4 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Two doors inspired my interventions at a panel on the Digital Magna Carta organised by the New America NYC and the Swiss Consulate in New York: the fascinating bronze entrance door to the U.S.

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Fighting cybercrime through closer international cooperation
By Editor on 4 Apr 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The second event in the Cybersecurity Days series ‒ Fighting cybercrime through closer international cooperation ‒ took place on 30 March and was co-organised by the Geneva Internet...

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IPR regime: a barrier to innovation?
By Editor on 27 Mar 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The correlations between the IPR protection regime on one side, and innovation and growth on the other, were the main topics explored on 19 March at a roundtable on Open Innovation in the Proprietary World...

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Internet governance, e-diplomacy discussed during Asian lecture tour
By Editor on 25 Mar 2015 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy, Internet Governance

The Internet poses a wide range of challenges for modern diplomacy, including how to protect national cybersecurity, how to govern the Internet on the global level, and how to keep up with the content policy dynamics.

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Geneva Internet Platform looks ahead to upcoming digital policy processes
By Editor on 23 Mar 2015 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

A year on, the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP) has successfully cemented its status as a neutral and inclusive space for digital policy discussions, drawing on Geneva’s position as a global hub for policy processes.

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