International expert meeting "Language tools for promotion of Arabic language on the Internet and in multi-stakeholder processes”

When :

from Wednesday 22 April, 2015
to Friday 24 April, 2015

Type of event :

Консультативное совещание

Where :

UNESCO Headquarters, 7, place de Fontenoy and 1 rue Miollis, 75007; 75015, Paris, France

Contact :

Irmgarda Kasinskaite-Buddeberg, CI/KSD/UAP (

The expert meeting is organized within the context of the ongoing project which aims to develop language tools and build institutional capacities at national and levels with respect to the promotion of Arabic language on the Internet and involvement in multi-stakeholder processes.
The three-day international expert meeting will bring together leading experts, researchers, policymakers, Internet Governance and IT sector representatives working in the subject area to provide their professional assistance for the validation of a language tool entitled “A Glossary of Internet Governance terms in Arabic” developed by the above mentioned partners for the Arabic speakers. The experts also will be expected to provide concrete recommendations for the further application of the tool at the national and regional levels.