EuroDIG Flash Session 9 : Launch of UNESCO Internet Universality ROAM-X Indicators: Assessing Internet Policies in European Countries

When :

from Monday 20 May, 2019
11:00
to Monday 20 May, 2019
11:30

Type of event :

Category 7-Seminar and Workshop

Where :

Tunis, Tunisia

The session will see the launch of the new publication “UNESCO’s Internet Universality Indicators: A Framework for Assessing Internet Development” and the related implementation process at national levels.
UNESCO will take the opportunity of the EuroDIG to launch the new publication “UNESCO’s Internet Universality Indicators: A Framework for Assessing Internet Development” and the related implementation process at national levels across all continents including Europe.br /br /UNESCO will encourage synergies among the EuroDIG multi-stakeholder community (including governments, civil society, the private sector, technical community academia, the journalism community) to support national assessments of Internet development using the indicators. It is hoped that the session will foster partnerships to conduct national assessments in more countries and trigger policy debates for bridging the digital gap and improving Internet development at national and global levels.br /