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Programme/Agenda of #MediaNetAsia14

Main Objectives of the Event To provide a space to spark meaningful connections between media practitioners, and internet rights activists… Read More

[Concept note] Regional Conference on Media and Internet Freedom

Venue: Best Western Premier Dua Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Dates: 15-17 October 2014 Background Over the last few years, freedom of expression online… Read More

Connecting media and internet freedoms in Asia

Is there a real divide between the “old” media and the online media? Is the media responsible for spreading and… Read More

#MediaNetAsia14 Concept Note

Background Over the last few years, freedom of expression online has gained the attention and prominence with the use of… Read More

Internet governance: Time for Asean to step up

Markets in South-East Asia are growing by leaps and bounds, but access to the Internet, a catalyst for much of… Read More

The IGF and the ‘inconvenient’ ungovForum

A year after Edward Snowden exposed massive U.S. spying practices and just five months after Turkey blocked Twitter and YouTube which… Read More

Rising use of children as cybercrime targets alarming—IT expert

ISTANBUL, Turkey—Children have become the new targets of cybercriminal activities over the last five years, with the online underground economy… Read More

Bridging the digital divide and the role of “market forces”

ISTANBUL – One of the topics in the ninth Internet Governance Forum here in Turkey is the “digital divide” or… Read More