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Internet Governance Forum (IGF)

Abstract: 
Aims to support the United Nations Secretary-General in creating a multi-stakeholder policy dialogue regarding Internet governance, as mandated by the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS). The IGF website acts as a cyber-platform for the exchange of ideas regarding Internet governance mechanisms and Internet availability in developing countries. Participating stakeholders include: inter-governmental organizations, academic and technical communities, and the general public.
Author: 
jessica.choi@wellesley.edu
Institution: 
IGF
Input By: 
Jessica Choi
Affiliation: 
MIT
Region(s): 
Industry Focus: 
Information & Telecommunication,Internet & Cyberspace
Datatype(s): 
Organizations