UNESCO at the 7th Annual Internet Governance Forum Meeting "‘Internet Governance for Sustainable Human, Economic and Social Development"

When :

from Tuesday 6 November, 2012
to Friday 9 November, 2012

Type of event :

Category 4- International Congress

Where :

36, Uzeyir Hajibayov str., AZ1000, Baku,

Contact :

Cédric Wachholz (c.wachholz@unesco.org) and Mika Yamanaka (m.yamanaka@unesco.org)
The purpose of the IGF is to maximize the opportunity for open and inclusive dialogue and the exchange of ideas; create feedback loops between the different types of sessions; create opportunities to share best practices and experiences; listen, dialogue and learn as well as identify key themes that would, in the future, benefit from the multistakeholder perspective of the IGF.<br/>UNESCO will organize three workshops and an open foum as following:<br /><br />6 November, 14:30-16:00<br />WS 126 "EURid/UNESCO World Report on IDN Deployment 2012 – opportunities and challenges associated with IDNs and online multilingualism" <br /><br />6 November, 16:30 - 18:00<br />- "Information Ethics and Internet Governance - Identity, design and preservation" <br /><br />7 November, 9:00 - 10:30<br />- "Internet privacy and freedom of expression: UNESCO launches a global survey on legal frameworks" <br /><br />8 November, 14:30 - 16:00<br />- UNESCO Open Forum "Digital preservation and multilingualism"<br /><br />For more information: http://www.unesco.org/new/en/communication-and-information/flagship-proj....