The Internet has had a substantial impact on the work of diplomats. Many diplomatic functions have been digitalised, and several e-tools can be used to perform diplomatic work.
The regular Geneva Internet Platform webinar briefings on Internet governance, which summarise the main developments of each month and explore upcoming developments, resumed in January.
As in every other area, forecasts help us imagine what the future will look like, and what to expect.
Reflections on 2015 and predictions for 2016
DiploFoundation and the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) recently signed a new memorandum of understanding on training for capacity development.
Malta urges the UN to consider the Internet as common heritage of mankind
It doesn’t take a genius to figure that one out. Of course in situ gatherings, including both meetings and kids’ games, came first, probably around campsites and campfires.
Yesterday, Mexico, Malta, and Switzerland renewed their memorandum of understanding on diplomatic training.
New research on Internet governance, digital diplomacy, public diplomacy, and international relations
We generally take Internet governance discussions very seriously, especially when it comes to determining events such as the WSIS+10 review process and the future of the Internet Governance Forum, which will be decided in New York next month.