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[Briefing #51] Internet governance forecast for 2019

05 February 2019

Populism is spreading. The global economy is more fragile. A trade war between the USA and China is under way. And tech companies are arousing growing angst. This is how The Economist has described the start of 2019. ...

Ten years of Internet governance – Tens of thousands of copies – Ten languages

09 September 2014

The sixth edition of An Introduction to Internet Governance by Dr Jovan Kurbalija was launched at the Internet Governance Forum in Istanbul last week. Previous editions of the book have been translated into ten langu...

Webinar digest: Global Internet politics after IGF 2013

04 November 2013

The 8th IGF in Bali, Indonesia, took place at a delicate time when surveillance and privacy issues were dominating most IG meeting agendas. The Snowden leaks  led to a strengthening focus: the heavy air of dis...

IGF 2013 – Building Bridges – a packed agenda

20 October 2013

Mutlistakeholderism is the secret sauce of the Internet Governance Forum. The collaborative, open, 'post-political' space tantalisingly glimpsed in the early Internet is seemingly under threat, as never befo...