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.



Editor's picture
Whom do I contact if I want to raise my IG concern?
By Editor on 7 Oct 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Webinars

To whom do we address our concerns on privacy and surveillance? Which organisation do we get in touch with if we need information about technical aspects? Where can we learn about the latest developments?

Editor's picture
Diplo director addresses Torino symposium on evolution of the Internet governance ecosystem
By Editor on 2 Oct 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

As Internet governance rises in complexity, we are faced with a growing challenge to bridge policy silos, DiploFoundation director Dr Jovan Kurbalija explained during a symposium on...

Editor's picture
The Internet Balkanization Fragmentation
By Editor on 2 Oct 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Recent references to the dangers of “Internet balkanization” are all over the media.

Vladimir Radunovic's picture
Webinar digest: Geneva Briefing on Internet Governance (September 2014)
By Vladimir Radunovic on 26 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Webinars

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,...

Editor's picture
Overcoming policy silos: the next challenge in Internet governance
By Editor on 17 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Webinars

How do policymakers find the right balance between tackling issues like cybersecurity and safeguarding digital rights? How can innovation be encouraged and users’ experience improved in the net neutrality debate?

Goran Milovanovic's picture
Maps, spaces, and phylogenetic trees of the Internet governance ecosystem - Part two
By Goran Milovanovic on 12 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

For the following analysis, we selected 31 IG-specific words and phrases. We extracted their frequency distributions across 91 IGF sessions, and then computed the distances between them[i] in order to be able to represent them spatially...

Goran Milovanovic's picture
Maps, spaces, and phylogenetic trees of the Internet governance ecosystem - Part one
By Goran Milovanovic on 12 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The four days of the 9th Annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF), held in Istanbul, Turkey, 2‒5 September 2014, coincided with interesting developments in Diplo's methodological approach to Internet governance (IG).

Editor's picture
Ten years of Internet governance – Tens of thousands of copies – Ten languages
By Editor on 9 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The sixth edition of An Introduction to Internet Governance by Dr Jovan Kurbalija was launched at the Internet Governance Forum in Istanbul last week.

Editor's picture
Day 4 of the 9th IGF in Istanbul
By Editor on 7 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

It’s over. The 9th IGF has come to a close and by now, most of Diplo’s team are back home or en route. It’s been a very full week with lots of interesting sessions, engaging discussions, and fruitful meetings. Old friendships were renewed and new friendships forged.

Editor's picture
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.

Pages