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By on 07 Jul, 2017 | From the channel/s: Diplomacy, Webinars

Diplo’s July WebDebate explored the extent to which sports can be used as a tool for diplomacy and peace. We asked: what forms does sports diplomacy take? Who are the actors? Is it more than just propaganda by other means? And, to what extent can it contribute to peace?

By on 06 Jul, 2017 | From the channel/s: Webinars, Internet Governance

The UN Group of Governmental Experts (UN GGE) being unable to reach consensus on its final report, new cyber-norms proposed by the private sector, and governments renewing calls for more regulation of the Internet were among the main digital policy developments in the month of June.

By on 01 Jul, 2017 | From the channel/s: Diplo Blog

Dr Roxana Radu, Programme Manager at the Geneva Internet Platform (GIP), has been awarded the Swiss Network for International Studies Award 2017 (SNIS) for her PhD thesis, Global Rules for Emerging Issue Domains: Negotiating the Governance of the Internet, defended at the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in

By on 02 Jun, 2017 | From the channel/s: Webinars, Internet Governance

The WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack hitting thousand of systems around the world, the continuous debate in the USA over net neutrality, and the increasing number of bilateral tax settlements involving Internet companies were among the main digital policy developments in the month of May.

By on 02 Jun, 2017 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance

Published on 30 May 2017, Issue 21 of the Geneva Digital Watch newsletter provides the latest Internet governance and digital policy updates which took place in May. The main highlights include:

By Adriana Minović on 23 May, 2017 | From the channel/s: Internet Governance

The great debate about the regulatory regime applicable to the sharing economy business model, has finally reached the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU). The debate was triggered back in 2015 when a Spanish judge asked the court to rule on whether Uber is a transport company or an information society company.

By on 02 May, 2017 | From the channel/s: Webinars, Internet Governance

Renewed discussions on state behaviour in cyberspace, developments in the USA with regard to net neutrality rules, and Uber’s new legal woes in various jurisdictions around the world were among the main digital policy developments in the month of April. These and other developments, trends, and regional updates were the subject of April's just-in-time briefing on Internet governance - our monthly appointment on the last Tuesday of every month - which took place on 25 April 2017.

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