APCNews 143 – Internet rights are human rights, digital migration, digital stories – 13/06/11
APCNews – 13 June 2011 – Year XI Issue 143
The news service on ICTs for social justice and sustainable development
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The Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and Balancing Act, with support from the Open Society Institute (OSI), are undertaking an initiative which looks at the at the benefits and challenges that come with the transition to digital broadcasting in West Africa and the policy issues that need to be addressed.
The Pentagon announced recently in its first formal cyber strategy that cyber attacks constitute an act of war — and could merit a traditional military response.
Never mind the problem of attributing cyber attacks to a single, definitive source; even if the perpetrators can be traced to a specific co
Human Rights Council: APC's comment on human rights with regard to the internet and transnational corporations
Whilst an increasing number of countries have ICT development strategies in place, these often focus on expanding access to technology and do not pay adequate consideration to issues around usability, active citizenship, culture and rights.