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Newsletter Issue 7, October 2016



GIPO Observatory Tool - how it can help facilitate access to internet governance topics in Africa

GIPO conference in Durban, South Africa 16 October 2016
19 October 2016

The Internet is increasingly shaping daily life in Africa, and the real questions are: how do we manage this precious, global resource that directly impacts our economic and social opportunities for the future? This conference will explore the Global Internet Policy Observatory Tool as a support for governments, NGOs and other organisations working on internet governance in Africa.

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ICANN57 will be held in Hyderabad, India 3 November 2016 to 9 November 2016


IETF Conference in Seoul, South Korea 13 November 2016 to 18 November 2016

ICANN meetings provide the opportunity for an internationally diverse group of individuals and organisations to come together and discuss and develop policies for the Internet's naming systems.

The mission of the IETF is to make the Internet work better by producing high quality, relevant technical documents that influence the way people design, use, and manage the Internet.

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Global Internet and Jurisdiction Conference 2016

Will be held in Paris, France 14 November 2016 to 16 November 2016

The cross-border nature of the Internet has generated unprecedented economic, social, and political benefits for humanity; however, tensions concerning the application of national laws on the global Internet are increasing.

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GIPO will present the status of our work at the 2016 Internet Governance Forum (IGF)

IGF 2016 will be held in Guadalajara on Wednesday 7 December 2016, from 9.00 to 10.00 (CEST)

More information here


The GIPO Observatory Tool Live Session - How is the Internet governed? Learn how to find information you need

Last 16 September, we held a webinar to give more emphasis on how the GIPO Observatory works in practice, how it is possible to interconnect the Tool with your own website, and discover more about the tool and its dashboard.

You couldn't join the webinar, or you would like to watch it again? Check out the recording of the video of the webinar here

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