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Webinar digest: Big data and cyberdiplomats: Big opportunities or big problems?
By Editor on 15 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy, Webinars

This is a digest of the advanced diplomatic webinar: 'Big data and cyberdiplomats: 'Big opportunities or big problems?' held on October 10, 2013 by Mr. Francesco Vitali.

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Ten parallels between the telegraph and the Internet in international politics
By Jovan Kurbalija on 15 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy, Internet Governance

My previous blog outlined the main features of cable/telegraph politics.

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Public diplomacy: How should diplomats respond to questions and requests received via the Internet?
By Editor on 9 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
Diplomacy, E-diplomacy

How diplomats should respond to questions and requests received over the Internet is an issue that poses a problem for many.

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Jet lag and the IGF 2013 in Bali: Whom will it hit hardest? Are we prepared?
By Ginger on 8 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Home

The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2013 is almost upon us.  Pre-events start before the actual meeting 22-26 October.

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Back to cable geo-politics? (first part)
By Jovan Kurbalija on 7 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy

News of the laying of a BRICS-cable triggered public attention as news of laying telegraph cables did a century ago. The ‘cable rush’ by Britain, Germany and France – then major industrial and colonial powers – heralded the start of cable geo-politics which still exist today.

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WILF - new words for old phenomena
By Mary on 7 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy, Internet Governance

As vocabularies go, I think mine is relatively broad. I like words and savour them like a wine connoisseur might savour a good wine.

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Webinar digest: Is Brazil leading a new revolution in global digital policy?
By Editor on 4 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance

The September IG webinar was co-organised by DiploFoundation and the Center for Technology and Society of the Getulio Vargas Foundation in Brazil (CTS/FGV).

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Are phones still phones? [Guest blog]
By Editor on 3 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy

A twenty-first-century behavioural culture shock often experienced is that of the difference in screening phone calls as opposed to picking up the phone, regardless of the setting.  I am used to playing 'phone tag': exchanging voice messages until I am able to reach the other person.  In my...

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Email Etiquette
By Liz Galvez on 2 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
E-diplomacy

How long can you leave an email unanswered without causing offence to the sender?

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Stakeholders? On tap - not on top!
By Aldo Matteucci on 1 Oct 2013 | From the channel/s:
Internet Governance, Home

Kwetching about 'multi-stakeholderism'

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