governance

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WSIS Tunis Book Launch: Visions in Process II

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,914 views
This publication brings together assessments by women from around the world who have been involved in various civil society constituencies created during the WSIS process. The authors have been engaged in initiatives promoting public awareness and activities in fields such as human rights, women’s rights, and various development initiatives concerning media and ICTs. Among others the publication...

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Seoul-Gyeonggi Declaration on the Equal Participation of Women in the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,183 views
This declaration is produced by gender and ICT advocates who met separately after the Women's World Conference 2005, at Sookmyung Women's University to discuss gender and ICT issues at the World Summit for the Information Society (WSIS 2005) that produced the Seoul-Gyeonggi Declaration.

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Communication in Movement

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,722 views
“Communication in Movement”, a new publication of ALAI (Agencia Latinoamericana de Información), examines the complex relations between social movements and communication.<br /><br /><br />

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GraceNet Silicon Valley

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,220 views
GraceNet is a women's network named after Grace Hopper, whose pioneering work in computer programming and cryptography provides inspiration and encouragement for women who work in computing and related fields. This network's mission is "to promote the contributions of women in technology and to leverage the intellectual and creative capital of women."

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Declaration of NGOs, women networks and feminists of Latin America and of the WSIS Gender Caucus

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,368 views
Declaration presented by NGOs, women networks and feminists of Latin America and of the WSIS Gender Caucus during the WSIS Rio Preparatory Conference of Latin America and the Caribbean organized in Rio de Janeiro, in June 2005.

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Comments by S. Huyer to WGIG on Draft Working Papers Identifying Issues for Internet Governance

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,478 views
Comments submitted on the 'draft working papers' prepared by the Working Group on Internet Governance (WGIG) members, and discussed at the meeting in Geneva in February, 2005.

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UN ICT Task Force - Plan of Action

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,420 views
The Plan of Action adopted in 2001 recognizes the potential of ICTs to contribute to gender equality and the empowerment of women.

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WSIS: Articulating Information at the Summit

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,275 views
The brief explores a number of moments of articulation and contradiction within the WSIS process, including gender imbalance, the politics of the inside and the outside, the space between rhetoric and action, and the lack of media coverage of a media-focussed event.

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Gender Issues at the World Summit on the Information Society

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,652 views
The paper describes and assess the efforts to secure inclusion of gender issues at the World Summit on Information Society in Geneva.

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Internet Governance Priorities for Asia Pacific: Summary Analysis of a Regional Survey

Posted Wed 2 Jun 2010 - 04:32 | 2,427 views
UNDP-APDIP conducted a regional survey on Internet governance is part of its efforts to carry out an Open Regional Dialogue on Internet Governance (ORDIG) in order to make Internet governance more inclusive, development-oriented and responsive to the specific needs of stakeholders in the Asia-Pacific region. More than 1200 participants from all stakeholder groups of over 30 countries in the...