‘It is about digital, stupid’ is the main message from Jean-Claude Junker, the new president of the European Commission.
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.
By Jovan Kurbalija on 27 Aug 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance
By Vladimir Radunovic on 17 Jul 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance, Webinars
Net neutrality is back. Three years after our first IG webinar – and the start of what is now a regular monthly IG webinar series taking place in the last week of each month – we have re-visited the topic again.
By Vladimir Radunovic on 14 Jul 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,...
By Vladimir Radunovic on 3 Jul 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance
Summary Report of ICANN50 meeting by the Geneva Internet Platform
By Editor on 24 Jun 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance, Webinars
This year marks the International Year of Small Island Developing States (SIDS), proclaimed by the UN to celebrate the contributions that SIDS have made to the world.
By Nicholas Dynon on 24 Jun 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance
In recent weeks the Chinese government has delivered strong messages about internet sovereignty to both international and domestic audiences.
By Editor on 20 Jun 2014 | From the channel/s: E-tools, Internet Governance, Webinars
Cryptocurrencies are set to take the online world by storm, as their popularity and use, and understanding of their advantages and limitations increases.
By Jovan Kurbalija on 19 Jun 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance
Trust (or the lack thereof) is a frequent theme in public debates. It is often seen as a monolithic concept. However, we trust different people for different reasons, and in different ways. Sometimes we trust that people can do something (competences).
By Editor on 2 Jun 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance, Webinars
At the April Geneva webinar-briefing on Internet Governance we focused on the final preparations for the #NETmundial and reflected on other key developments of the month; we then looked into the main events scheduled for May.
By Editor on 19 May 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance
Is it about the right to be forgotten (at all)? In an era where everything we do online leaves a footprint, where the delete button doesn’t wipe out our actions, the recent judgement by the European Court of Justice (CoJ) draws attention to our ‘right to be forgotten’....