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Paris UNESCO: Sophia Bekele Speaks on Access Divide & Applauds #InternetStudy

March 9, 2015 – PARIS, France — The event was held from 3 – 4 March 2015 in UNESCO’s Headquarters in Paris France. The objective of the conference was to discuss the first draft of the Comprehensive Study on Internet-related issues as part of UNESCO’s response in support of the decision taken by its 195 […]

Study: How are ICTs impacting Governance in East Africa?

Much as has been said of the promise, potential and progress of ICTs in the East African region. Governments, non-governmental organizations, private sector players, citizens and other stakeholders are embracing ICTs in interesting and innovative ways that merit further study. It is for this reason that iHub Research, as part of the ICT4Democracy East Africa […]

The United States is isolated in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations

Here’s another, more quantitative perspective on the Trans Pacific Partnership from Gabriel Michael, a 5th year Ph.D. candidate at George Washington University. Last Thursday, WikiLeaks released a draft text of the intellectual property (IP) chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement. The TPP is a free-trade agreement currently being negotiated between 12 countries: the United […]

Verisign Blog Post: Multilingualism on the Internet and other key learnings from WSIS+10

Recently I joined a number of world leaders, policy makers, NGOs and other groups at the first World Summit on the Information Society review event, WSIS+10. The discussions focused on how we can all make progress toward achieving a truly multilingual, open Internet for everyone and establishing a knowledge-driven society. Hopefully, some of the key […]

Jina la Cyrillic (.рф) kwenye mtandao limetajwa kuwa lenye wingi zaidi duniani

Jina la Cyrillic (.рф) kwenye mtandao limetanja kuwa lenye wingi zaidi duniani. Jina hili lina usajili mkubwa na pia ni jina lenye maendeleo mengi katika kiwango cha internationalized domains (IDN’s). habari hizi ni Kutokana na ripoti kuu ya utumizi wa jina hizi za IDN ambao umetolewa majuzi na .eu registry EURid pamoja na UNESCO mnamo  […]