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WSIS Forum 2018 To Be Held Next Week In Geneva

news_140318_wsis.jpg © ITU 14 March 2018 From 19 to 23 March 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland, UNESCO will co-host the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum, the world’s largest annual gathering of the ICT for development communit...Read More

Reinventing Multilateral Cybersecurity Negotiation after the Failure of the UN GGE and Wannacry: The OECD Solution

While the failure of cyber security negotiations under the auspices of the UN GGE has created a huge void in international regulation, recent cyber-attacks with global reach have shown that action is more urgent than ever. Reflection on sta...Read More

New Technologies And Skills For Dignity And Global Good

dg-broadband-ny-2017-infocus.jpg © UNESCO On 17 September 2017, UNESCO Director-General, Irina Bokova, addressed the annual meeting of the Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development, held in New York, in the presence of H.E. Mr Paul K...Read More

Half of all countries aware but lacking national plan on cybersecurity, UN agency reports

Only about half of all countries have a cybersecurity strategy or are in the process of developing one, the United Nations telecommunications agency today reported, urging more countries to consider national policies to protect against cybe...Read More