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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Cyberwar and cybercrime - responding to the governance challenge
By Editor on 16 Oct 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

We caught up with Diplo’s Vladimir Radunovic who attended the 2nd Belgrade Security Forum at the end of September. The forum was convened to discuss the challenges to democracy and security in this time of global crisis.

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ccTLD registries in the battle over the Internet: from ‘putting to sleep’ to ‘waking up’
By Vladimir Radunovic on 12 Oct 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

From the CENTR meeting, Brussels, 4 October 2012

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What is a wickitee?
By Ginger on 12 Oct 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

You are involved in human rights online, but wickitee (WCIT) sounds like something used to play cricket, ETNO sounds like the name of a robot, and Baku like an exotic vacation spot. Or you know what SOPA/PIPA refers to (right: alphabet soup in Spanish), but FoE caught you off guard.

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LACIGF: Regional IGF success, RP success
By Ginger on 11 Oct 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Who were the biggest winners at the recent Latin America and Caribbean IGF preparatory meeting? Well, all Internet users, especially from LAC, I suppose.

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DiploFoundation announces VeriSign fellows to attend 7th IGF meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan
By Editor on 10 Oct 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Five fellows have been selected by DiploFoundation to attend the 7th Internet Governance Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan in November. The fellows’ participation is being sponsored by VeriSign as part of its continued support for DiploFoundation's IG capacity building initiatives.

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Webinar digest - Online freedom of speech: the battle continues
By Editor on 3 Oct 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Webinars

The Internet has expanded the ability for online users to communicate, participate, engage, and share. Despite rapid technological advances, users continue to experience censorship, infringements on their freedom of speech, surveillance, Internet disconnections, and other limitations.

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Guest blog: Senior Netizens
By Editor on 26 Sep 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

Deirdre Williams writes:

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New Internet governance course for professionals from Oman kicks off
By Editor on 17 Sep 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The new foundation course in Internet governance is off to a dynamic start as 20 professionals from Oman have embarked on the first phase of a dedicated Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme (IGCBP).

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The Internet and ‘balkanisation through regulation’
By Jovan Kurbalija on 7 Sep 2012 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

‘Balkanisation’ has become a popular term in Internet politics.

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