8th Annual Internet Governance Forum Meeting

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The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) is a forum for multi-stakeholder dialogue on public policy issues. UNESCO participates to defend the principles of openness, privacy and diversity, encompassing universal access, interoperability, freedom of expression, multilingualism, and local content. Since the early days of the Internet UNESCO has been working to ensure that the mechanisms of Internet governance respects and upholds those fundamental principles and promotes a universally accessible and multilingual Internet.
During this 8th Annual Meeting, UNESCO will organize sessions on:
• Encouraging Locally Relevant Content to Grow the Internet
• International domain name uptake
• Internet universality concept
• UNESCO Open Forum


Type of Event Interagency meeting
Start 21.10.2013 08:00 local time
End 25.10.2013 17:00 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Wachholz, Cedric
Organizer IGF Secretariat
Country Indonesia
City Bali
Venue Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center – BNDCC
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event English, French
Estimated number of participants 1500
Official Website IGF 2013
Link 1 Internet Governance Forum
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