Internet Governance Forum

Human rights on the internet: Snapshots from Indonesia and Kenya #IGF2013
Human rights on the internet: Snapshots from Indonesia and Kenya #IGF2013 23 October 2013 AL

Two participants of APC’s training on human rights on the internet shared with us the main issues that they are facing in their countries and organisations.

Day zero of the IGF in tweets
Day zero of the IGF in tweets 21 October 2013 AL

Read the storify story on APC’s human rights on the internet training. .

GenderIT.org at the eighth IGF: Support the women who support a free internet!
GenderIT.org at the eighth IGF: Support the women who support a free internet! 18 October 2013 Flavia Fascendini

The theme for this year’s IGF is “Building Bridges – Enhancing Multi-stakeholder Cooperation for Growth and Sustainable Development.” The GenderIT.org team will be working on- and off-site to bring everything related to gender and ICT policy from the gender peripheries at the IGF. And we invite you to be a part of it!

Activists share best practices in cybersecurity at the 2013 Internet Governance Forum
Activists share best practices in cybersecurity at the 2013 Internet Governance Forum 17 October 2013 Mallory Knodel

We see from the headlines that the security of digital networks and information is becoming increasingly important. To shed light on the practical steps that members of civil society can take to protect themselves and their activism, APC and Tactical Tech are hosting a peer-learning session called a “Disco-tech” on the night before the global IGF in Bali, 21 October 2013.    

APC's priorities for the eighth IGF
APC's priorities for the eighth IGF 15 October 2013

This document presents an overview of the main themes around which the IGF is structured from a civil society perspective. It is a great introduction for people who are new to the IGF process, as well as a useful compass for those already familiar with it.

Priorities for the eighth Internet Governance Forum (IGF), Bali, Indonesia, 2013
Priorities for the eighth Internet Governance Forum (IGF), Bali, Indonesia, 2013 14 October 2013 APC

The eighth annual IGF will be held in Bali, Indonesia, from 22-25 October 2013. The theme for this year’s IGF is “Building Bridges – Enhancing Multi-stakeholder Cooperation for Growth and Sustainable Development.” We are encouraged by the emphasis on cooperation and development and believe that this theme creates the opportunity for open and critical debate at a time when restoring trus...

IGF 2012: The good, the bad and the ugly
IGF 2012: The good, the bad and the ugly 26 February 2013 APC

The Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Baku (6-9 November 2012) was a space in which different interests collided. APC revisits the event in this assessment.    

Baku in APC’s rear-view mirror
Baku in APC’s rear-view mirror 22 February 2013 FD

The Internet Governance Forum in Baku (6-9 November 2012) was a space in which different interests collided. APC revisits the event by releasing “IGF 2012: The good, the bad and the ugly.“ Here is a snapshot.

Women at the IGF: Now we need to mainstream gender
Women at the IGF: Now we need to mainstream gender 23 November 2012 Sonia Randhawa

This year’s Internet Governance Forum came to a close in Baku, Azerbaijan on 9 November. GenderIT.org contributor Sonia Randhawa spoke to three women about their experiences at the IGF, and whether any progress is being made in terms of the representation of women, and the prominence of women’s rights and gender as cross-cutting issues for internet governance.

2012 GISWatch on “the internet and corruption” launched during the IGF
2012 GISWatch on “the internet and corruption” launched during the IGF 15 November 2012 Flavia Fascendini

APC and Hivos launched the 2012 edition of the Global Information Society Watch during the second day of the Internet Governance Forum that took place in Baku, Azerbaijan, in a joint presentation with the International Institute for Sustainable Development and the Internet & Society Co:llaboratory.

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