Internet Governance Glossary
Policy measures to guarantee that every cultural and linguistic community can be represented in the Internet under all its dimensions: governance, infrastructure, economic, legal and socio-cultural.
Multilingualism is a key concept in terms of ensuring cultural diversity and participation for all linguistic groups in cyberspace. The promotion of cultural and linguistic diversity requires among others:
- Stimulating respect for cultural identity, traditions and religions,
- Appropriate governance frameworks,
- Development language technologies, including machine translation and automatic interpretation.