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IGF 2008 Day 3 Favourite : Low Cost Sustainability Access

Format and Background :

The last three days of IGF at Hyderabad we have been talking about innumerable topics related to internet and its various topics , privileges, advances so on. But for the first time there was this interesting session presented by DEF (Digital Empowerment Foundation) India on a topic to ensure tha we bring the neglected masses of the underprivilege rural poor who dont have access to internet. The objective of the… Continue

Added by Syed Nazir Razik on December 5, 2008 at 8:30pm — 1 Comment

IGF 2008 : Day 2 Cybersecurity and Cybercrime

Internet is a two edged sword where one one hand there is a world of good that has been derived out of it but at the same time it is also a silent dark force that creeps into our lives with renewed threats to our homes, businesses and the world of good. Its good time that we discuss about the forces of the dark thereby creating an awareness.

The advent of Internet has made the world " a global village ". Organizations worldwide tend to increasingly move from a paper based environment… Continue

Added by Syed Nazir Razik on December 4, 2008 at 7:00am — No Comments

Source for knowledge from the speakers !

The sessions for today were pretty impressive and there was so much of vital and useful information disseminated in the presentations . It would simply be great if we can have access to those presentations slides . Can we zero down on popular Web 2.0 tools like www.slideshare.com where these presentations can be uploaded and shared as links in the blogs for sharing with others.

This would be my humble request that we can put forth to the organizers of IGF 2008 !

Added by Syed Nazir Razik on December 3, 2008 at 11:23am — No Comments

IGF day 1 Favourite: Strategies to prevent and fight online child sexual exploitation in developing countries !

This has been one of the most grave topics that needs a greater voice in the online world. Unlike other issues where there is only sustained impact of IG in our day today life this topic has greater impact in invasion of our privacy and with serious implications. The topic was moderated by Hindenburgo a classmate at IGCBP Class B.

Child abuse and child pornography is a key issue that needs wider addressal as it is of paramount importance to protect our children. The panel had key… Continue

Added by Syed Nazir Razik on December 3, 2008 at 9:53am — 1 Comment



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