Communication and Information

Communication and development

IBI Second World Conference on Transborder Data Flows Policies. ©IBI 1984
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IBI Second World Conference on Transborder Data Flows Policies

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A video clip about the challenges facing the world, back in the 80s, regarding the flow of data from one country to another. It develops the idea that the control and possession of information, more than territorial disputes or national supremacy, would be the main source of major conflicts, as information is everything.

Place/country: Italy
Series: IBI-UNESCO collection
Type: Documentary
Credits: Artvideo, Rome, publisher. Intergovernmental Bureau for Informatics, producer.

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