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IGF 2023 Travel Support
We're making travel support available to a limited number of eligible IGF 2023 participants from the Global South. Read the call and apply until 12 July!
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Next MAG Meeting in Geneva
The Second IGF 2023 Open Consultations and Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) Meeting will take place on 10-12 July at the UN Office at Geneva (UNOG). Save the date!
The IGF 2023 intersessional work and the 18th annual IGF meeting are being planned. During the First IGF 2023 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting, it was decided that the IGF 2023 overarching theme is ''The Internet We Want - Empowering All People''. The programme is developing around eight sub-themes: AI & Emerging Technologies; Avoiding Internet Fragmentation; Cybersecurity, Cybercrime and Online Safety; Data Governance and Trust; Digital Divides and Inclusion; Global Digital Governance and Cooperation; Human Rights and Freedoms; and Sustainability & Environment. The Second IGF 2023 Open Consultations and MAG Meeting will take place on 10-12 July at the UN Office at Geneva (UNOG), Switzerland.
IGF Community Updates
Donors to Trust Fund
Politecnico di Torino
The Swiss Education & Research Network (SWITCH)
Government of the Republic of Korea
auDA Australia's Domain Name Administrator
Government of Portugal - Fundacao Para a Ciencia e a Tecnologia
Government of Finland
Government of Germany
Coordination Center for TLD RU
The Walt Disney Company
Afilias Global Registry Services
European Telecommunication Network Operators' Association
Summit Strategies International
Government of Japan
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft - Communications / Nokia Siemens Networks
Danish Internet Forum
The Internet Society Foundation
Government of the Netherlands
Government of the United States
Government of Norway
Government of the United Kingdom
Brazilian Internet Steering Committee
Government of Switzerland
Government of Sweden
China Energy Fund Committee
European Registry for Internet domains (EURid)
Number Resource Organization (NRO)
Nic.at The Austrian Registry
The Internet Society (ISOC)
Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) - Business Action to Support the Information Society (BASIS)
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