GNI Hosts Closed Roundtable in London on Intermediary LiabilityIn London on October 6, 2017, GNI convened a range of relevant stakeholders for "Addressing [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Global Network Initiative Joins RightsCon Brussels 2017GNI 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.
GNI Board Chair Mark Stephens Attends Global Counter-Terrorism Forum Meetings in LondonExperts from government, civil society and companies explored how human rights can be upheld in public-private partnerships to counter violent extremism in social media.
GNI Workshop at 2016 IGF: Inclusive Responses to Intentional Internet DisruptionsThe 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 |
GNI Hosts 2016 Learning Forum at Georgetown UniversityGNI launched a new policy brief, "Extremist Content and the ICT Sector," and convened discussions on the imposition of government restrictions beyond borders. | December 2, 2016 | Right to Be Forgotten |