DIPLO IGCBP: Sergio, what is occupying your mind these days? We heard you will present one research at the III Giganet annual meeting in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt - can you tell us more about it?
SERGIO: Many stakeholders have been proposing a myriad of technical and legal solutions, such as international cooperation platforms (e.g. International Telecommunication Union’s Global Cybersecurity Agenda) and multilateral agreements (e.g.… Continue
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The Yale Information Society Project (ISP) is now accepting applications for
2010-2011 ISP postdoctoral fellowships at Yale Law School.
The Yale ISP resident fellowship is designed for recent graduates of law or Ph.D. programs
who are interested in careers in teaching and public service in any of the
following areas: law and innovation, media studies, Internet and
telecommunications law, intellectual property law,… Continue
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The Amy Mahan Research Fellowship Program is an eighteen-months project sponsored by Canada's International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and managed by Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain, in collaboration with scholars from Universidad de San Andrés, Argentina and the University of the Philippines.
The Program is the capacity building component of the Global Impact Study. It is named in honor of Amy Mahan, a… Continue
A youth group has created a blog to present their perspectives on the European Dialogue on Internet Governance 2009 - EuroDig. They made an interesting survey involving 17 countries and the report is available here:…
DiploFoundation and ICANN Participate in the First Thematic Workshop for Net-Aman on Internet Governance
On August 18th, 2009, the first thematic workshop on Internet governance took place for Net-Aman, the Cyber Peace Initiative’s Youth Internet Safety Focus Group. The workshop was organized under the Empowerment Program of the CPI aiming at building the capacity of… Continue
Added by Diplo IGCBP on September 27, 2009 at 9:00am —
Andreana Stankova comes from Sofia, Bulgaria. She has a BA degree in Public Relations from the University of Sofia and a MA degree in Public Policy from the Central European University, Budapest.
Andreana has spent three years working as a business news reporter with a news agency publishing online and is currently involved in public affairs and corporate communications projects with a PR… Continue
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Vedran Djordjevic comes from the City of Vancouver, where he works at the Municipal Government as a web content coordinator with the Corporate Communications department. Vedran took the Internet Governance Capacity Building Programme with Diplo and is joining the team in Geneva for the EuroDig.
"Mojito" Morozova is a media activist coming originally from Ukraine and currently residing in Hungary.
Mojito graduated from CEU, Hungary (MA in public policy; media, information and communications policy stream) and is part of the team who successfully completed the European Capacity Development Programme in Internet Governance and will join the activities on the… Continue
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David Kavanagh is from Ireland and now based in France, where he collaborates with UNESCO. He is part of the team coming to the EuroDig in Geneva and tells his experience with the European Capacity Development in Internet Governance, as well as the current challenges for Internet governance in different political… Continue
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Nino Gobronidze is from Georgia and has graduated from Central European University this year. She took the European Capacity Development Programme in Internet Governance and is part of the team coming for the EuroDig next week in Geneva.
DIPLO IGCBP: Nino, how was the capacity development programme? What…Continue
Added by Diplo IGCBP on September 8, 2009 at 10:15am —
Sorina Teleanu works at the the Committee for Information and Communication Technology of the Chamber of Deputies, Parliament of Romania and is part of the delegation to come to the forthcoming EuroDig in Geneva.
DIPLO IGCBP: Sorina, can you share with us how was the capacity building programme with…Continue
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Maja Rakovic is from Serbia and studied literature (BA, Faculty of Philology, Belgrade) and journalism (MA, University of Westminster, London, UK). She worked as a broadcast journalist for two Serbian televisions, Politika and B92; currently, working as a media adviser for the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Serbia, dealing mostly with media policy, media projects and international relations.
Maja is part of the team who will join the EuroDig in Geneva next week and accepted… Continue
Added by Diplo IGCBP on September 7, 2009 at 12:50pm —
The full text of the book An Introduction to Internet Governance is available here. The translated versions in Serbian/BCS (4th ed.), as well as first editions in French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Chinese, and Portuguese are also available for download.