Events 2018-03-20T19:08:12+00:00


GNI in Toronto for RightsCon 2018

GNI Member Sessions - RightsCon 2018 From 16-18 May representatives from GNI's academic, civil society, [...] May 10, 2018|events, feature|

2018 Corporate Accountability Index Highlights Good Practices by GNI Companies

On Wednesday 25 April, the Ranking Digital Rights Project (RDR) launched its third Corporate Accountability Index – ranking [...] April 27, 2018|events, feature, media releases|
  • A folder with paper and research

Event Report: GNI & UNESCO host Improving the Communications and Information Ecosystem to Protect the Integrity of Elections

GNI and UNESCO partnered for two feature sessions: “network availability, security and integrity around elections,” and "enhancing quality of information and elections.” April 23, 2018|events, network disruptions, Publication|
  • A large eye in the middle of a target with cameras on the top

GNI Hosts Discussion of U.S. Surveillance Law on Capitol Hill

Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) authorizes elements of the US Intelligence [...] December 1, 2017|events, surveillance|

GNI Hosts Closed Roundtable in London on Intermediary Liability

In London on October 6, 2017, GNI convened a range of relevant stakeholders for "Addressing [...] October 10, 2017|events, intermediary liability, Issues|
  • Speakers at the 2017 Learning Forum discuss why multi-stakeholder collaboration matters for privacy and freedom of expression.

GNI Hosts 2017 Annual Public Learning Forum: “Internet Freedom and the New Era of Censorship and Surveillance”

Watch the event on YouTube.  On June 21, the 2017 GNI Annual Public Learning forum brought together [...] June 29, 2017|events|

2017 GNI Annual Public Learning Forum, June 21 in Washington, D.C.

GNI Annual Public Learning Forum Internet Freedom and the New Era of Censorship and Surveillance [...] June 13, 2017|events, media releases|

Global Network Initiative Joins RightsCon Brussels 2017

GNI led sessions on the economic costs of network and communications disruptions and shutdowns, shifting trends in country legal frameworks affecting companies’ abilities to respect rights in their operations, and GNI's multi-stakeholder approaches to advancing privacy and freedom of expression in the ICT sector. March 24, 2017|events, feature|

GNI Board Chair Mark Stephens Attends Global Counter-Terrorism Forum Meetings in London

Experts from government, civil society and companies explored how human rights can be upheld in public-private partnerships to counter violent extremism in social media. January 9, 2017|events, intermediary liability|

GNI Workshop at 2016 IGF: Inclusive Responses to Intentional Internet Disruptions

The workshop used breakout groups to facilitate detailed discussions of three topics pertaining to shutdowns: connections to elections and moments of political importance, economic impacts, and technical considerations. | December 10, 2016 | Network Shutdowns | December 10, 2016|events, Issues, media releases, network disruptions|
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