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Global Commission on Internet Governance Announced at Davos; Members Include Carl Bildt (Chair) & Michael Chertoff

In Archive, Internet, Surveillance, Technology on January 24, 2014 at 1:37 PM




Carl Bildt, Sweden’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, will chair a new Global Commission on Internet Governance, launched by The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House).

Announced today at the World Economic Forum in Davos-Klosters, the Global Commission is a two-year initiative that will produce a comprehensive stand on the future of multi-stakeholder Internet governance.

“In most countries, increased attention is being given to all the issues of net freedom, net security and net governance. And they are, in my view, closely related to each other. The rapid evolution of the net has been made possible by the open and flexible model by which it has evolved and been governed. But increasingly this is coming under attack,” said Carl Bildt. “And this is happening as issues of net freedom, net security and net surveillance are increasingly debated. Net freedom…

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  1. Red flag keywords: CIGI, Royal, RIIA, Chatham House, WEF, Bildt, Chertoff, internet governance, multi-stakeholder. I could go on but i won’t…


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