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[Briefing] Internet governance in March 2015

31 March 2015 -

Online and WMO building, Geneva

Event description

The UN Human Rights Council has just adopted a resolution appointing a new UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Privacy, elevating the importance of this right. In Asia, the Manila Principles of Intermediary Liability were launched. Developments on the copyright reform, Digital Single Market, and net neutrality are moving at a fast pace in Europe, while many updates are also taking place globally on e-commerce, cybersecurity and the global IG architecture. What other updates are taking place this month, and what does the IG Barometer reveal? What can we expect in April? Join us online, or in situ, for our next webinar briefing on 31 March.

[Update] Read the digest of the discussion, listen to the recording, and download the presentation. The photo gallery is also available.
[Update] View the IG Barometer for March in full resolution
[Update] Internet governance in April: Join us for our next briefing on 28 April

Join us once a month for a round-up of the main IG-related events and developments. Every month, we look back at what happened and look ahead to what’s to come.

The Internet governance in March 2015 webinar briefing will take place on Tuesday, 31st March, at 11:00 UTC (13:00 CEST). The webinar takes place online, but you can also join in situ at 7 bis Avenue de la Paix, Geneva (WMO building, 2nd floor).

[New] Read the digest from last month’s briefing: Internet governance developments in February 2015

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