A collection of abstracts from research projects conducted during the 2010/2011 Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme (IGCBP)

Author: Various,

The publication contains research project summaries written by students of the 2011 Research Phase of the Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme (IGCBP2011). The summaries were presented during EuroDIG 2011.

Author: IGCBP2011 alumni,

This research focuses on data protection regulations in Paraguay in order to analyse whether it contains provisions regulating the computerised processing of personal data and transborder data flows.

Author: Natalia Enciso Benítez,

This paper examines the idea of an online child safety policy for Romania, which would provide an initiative to encourage smart online behavior in young children, prepare them to surf the Internet, and educate them to avoid its dangers.

Author: Alexandra Vasile,

We are witnessing an extreme proliferation of the social networks, which can be seen in two ways: an expansion of social network websites, and an increase in the number of people who are starting to use them.

Author: Maša Kojić,

This paper attempts to redress the issues of broadband adoption and digital content consumption and provides detailed analysis on the factors that influence them, and rejection determinants in a developing country like Pakistan.

Author: Arzak Khan,

From an Internet governance perspective, multilingualism and security have been two of the cornerstone themes since its inception.

Author: Rumbidzayi Gadhula,

This paper seeks appropriate solutions to improve the access and capability of the health delivery systems in Botswana.

Author: Benson Ncube,

This study looks at the current state of cybersecurity initiatives in Malawi against a background of significant efforts to greatly enhance Internet connectivity speeds and access.

Author: Tiwonge Davis Manda,

The rapid rise of the Internet has encouraged the use of open, real-time, and linked data to help understand

Author: Keisha Taylor,