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).
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 Goran Milovanovic on 12 Sep 2014 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance
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.
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.
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.
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....
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.
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.
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.
By Vladimir Radunovic on 28 Aug 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,...