Video: The UN Internet Governance Forum (IGF) and Internet Freedom

What did the IGF process achieve for freedom of expression on the Internet? Has the IGF come to a standstill? What are possible perspectives for a meaningful multi-stakeholder process in Internet governance? During this lunchtime talk, Christian Moller examined past developments and future perspectives for the IGF.

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Teasing Out Trends: The Smartphone Revolution

John Laprise, an Assistant Professor in Residence at Northwestern University in Qatar, discusses the result of cellphone ubiquity on self-efficacy. For more information on the impact of mobile phones on society, join the Center for Global Communication Studies for its conference titled “Ubiquity, Mobility, Globality: Charting Directions in Mobile Phone Studies,” which will take place November 6-7, 2014. Click here for more information. 

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The GovLab Selected Curation of Articles on Net-Governance: Issue 48

The Selected Curation of Articles on Net-governance (the SCAN) is a weekly digest on internet governance news, reports, and events produced by the Governance Lab @NYU (the GovLab) as part of the GovLab’s Living Labs on Smarter Governance project. The SCAN is cross-posted weekly from the GovLab on the Internet Policy Observatory. The original posting of the GovLab SCAN- Issue 48, October 23, 2014 can be found here

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