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Added by Romina Florencia Cabrera on July 31, 2016 at 9:51pm — No Comments



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Added by Romina Florencia Cabrera on July 31, 2016 at 9:43pm — No Comments

Weekly web review : Cyber incidents in U.S, Europe's GDPR & BREXIT, $135 million for .WEB gTLD, Russia & Encyption, GSMA Mobile 360 Africa, APrIGF 3016, LACIGF



This week, cyberpolitics in the U.S with President Obama approving new directive that spells out for the first time how the government handles significant cyber incidents and Wikileaks releasing that "the Democratic National Committee tried its best to tilt the electoral playing field in favor of Hillary Clinton". In China, a national informatization plan pledge to have an “impregnable” cyber system in 2025 by…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 29, 2016 at 10:18pm — No Comments



Added by Romina Florencia Cabrera on July 27, 2016 at 8:09pm — No Comments

Revue web hebdo : transition IANA aux Etats-Unis; Neutralité du Net en Europe; 326,4 millions de noms de domaine; CNUCED 14; IETF 96


Cette semaine; aux Etats Unis, la plate-forme politique du Parti républicain critique le plan du gouvernement fédéral sur transition de l'IANA. En Europe, la période de consultation publique officielle de l'ORECE…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 22, 2016 at 5:33pm — No Comments

Weekly web review : IANA transition in the U.S; Net neutrality in Europe; Domain Name reachs 326.4 million; UNCTAD 14th session; IETF 96


This week; In the U.S, the Republican Party’s policy platform criticizes the federal government’s plan on IANA transition. In Europe, BEREC’s official public consultation period for net neutrality law come to an end and see more than 500,000 citizens send their comments, demanding EU authorities enact strong net neutrality rule. Besides, a group of major telcos promise to launch 5G networks in every country in the European Union by 2020 so long as governments decide to weaken…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 22, 2016 at 5:25pm — No Comments

[Webinar] The role of trust in digital policy

Trust is increasingly under focus following the Snowden revelations, and more recently, the Apple-FBI case. These developments have put the issue of trust under increasing strain, as institutions and the industry grapple to regain users’ trust.

In her Master’s dissertation, Diplo alumnus Desiree Zeljka Miloshevic, Senior Public Policy and International Affairs Advisor in Europe for Afilias, analysed how trust is defined…


Added by Diplo IGCBP on July 18, 2016 at 7:46pm — No Comments

Revue web hebdo : Accord Etats Unis - Europe sur données personnelles critiqué; Consultations ouvertes FGI 2016; FGI-Etats-Unis 2016..


Cette semaine, la mise en œuvre de certains accords sur la réglementation internet come Privacy Shield et l'Accord sur la propriété intellectuelle entre les États-Unis et la Chine critiqués et remis en…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 15, 2016 at 6:52pm — No Comments

Weekly web review ; EU-US Privacy Shield questioned; U.S-China intellectual property agreement; IGF 2016 Open Consultations; IGF-USA 2016..


This week, implementation of some agreements on internet regulation in doubt with EU-US Privacy Shield framework (replacing Safe harbor) adopted last week by European Commission already questioned so as The intellectual property agreement between U.S. and China signed last year. In Europe; citizens, businesses and NGOs have one last chance to make their voices heard on "net neutrality" guidelines by writing a comment…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 15, 2016 at 6:19pm — No Comments

New Diplo Alumni Hub: supporting the work of our Alumni

DiploFoundation is proud to announce a new initiative aimed at supporting the work of its alumni, in recognition of their achievements.

The new Alumni Hub, at www.diplomacy.edu/alumni, will feature articles, events, webinars, alumni dissertations, research, and other updates and announcements, related to Diplo’s alumni.

Diplo has an alumni base of over 5,000 members from 208 countries…


Added by Diplo IGCBP on July 13, 2016 at 1:32pm — No Comments

Revue web hebdo : Europe approuve Privacy Shield, ICANN publie rapport sur ICANN 56, BREXIT & données personnelles..


Cette semaine; l'actualité sur la gouvernance internet est dominée par l'approbation du Privacy Shield par l'Union européenne, un nouveau pacte entre l'Europe et les Etats Unis sur la gestion des données personnelles. Aussi, ICANN publie le rapport sur ICANN 56 qui a eu lieu récemment à Helsinki. En outre, suite au BREXIT, beaucoup de spécialistes s'interrogent sur la problématique de la circulation des données personnelles eu Europe.…

Added by Mamadou LO on July 9, 2016 at 3:55pm — No Comments

Weekly web review : Europe approve Privacy Shield; ICANN release Post-ICANN policy forum, BREXIT & data protection......


This week; Internet Governance is dominated by Privacy Shield with data transfer pact provisionally agreed by the EU executive and the United States in February received the green light from EU governments on Friday. ICANN releases report of first Post-ICANN policy forum held in Helsinki. Also, we notice more comments and reports relating to impact of BREXIT on data protection. Below, informations in those topics as well as documents on cyberpolitics, data protection, IANA…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 9, 2016 at 3:44pm — No Comments

Egypt's cybercrime law overstep legal and Human rights boundaries

On May 10, 2016, the Egyptian Parliament began working on a new draft of a bill related to cyber crime. This bill was been submitted by MP Tamer Shihawi, and sets out new penalties and sanctions for a number of illegal electronic practices and crimes. Shihawi’s suggestion came as a reaction against what he called "chaotic" and individual "violations" on the internet.

He justified his proposition by the fact that this law aims to protect national security,…


Added by Hamza Ben Mehrez on July 4, 2016 at 7:12am — No Comments

Revue web hebdo : Accord ICANN & RIRs; Extention convention gestion zone racine ICANN-VERISIGN; ONU accepte droits humains en ligne; Brexit & fragmentation Internet..


Cette semaine; Helsinki a abrité la réunion ICANN 56, où les registres Internet régionaux (RIR) et la Société pour l'attribution des noms et des numéros sur Internet (ICANN) ont signé un Accord pour le compte de la transition IANA. En outre, un protocole d'accord (MoU) complémentaire avec l'Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) a été finalisé pour protocoles de paramétres tandis qu'aux Etats-Unis, deux sénateurs républicains soulévent des préoccupations quant à la…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 1, 2016 at 6:44pm — No Comments

Weekly web review : ICANN and RIRs sign SLA at ICANN 56; ICANN-Verisign RZMA. Human Rights Council agreed human rights online, Brexit & Internet fragmentation


This week; ICANN 56 took place in Helsinki where The Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) signed the Service Level Agreement (SLA) for the IANA Numbering Services. Also, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Supplemental Agreement with the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) has been finalised for the performance of the protocol parameters functions while in the U.S two republican lawmakers raised concerns…


Added by Mamadou LO on July 1, 2016 at 6:24pm — No Comments

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