Thursday, January 17, 2013

UN Plans Internet Governance Amid Outcry to Defund ITU

From the article: "A petition to de-fund the U.N.'s telecom arm emerges just as the ITU readies to hammer out internet governance plans at the World Telecommunication Information andCommunication Technology Policy Forum meetings in February and May 2013.

…Five days ago ITU's Secretary-General Hamadoun TourĂ© released the fourth and final ITU/WTPF-13 report outlining groundwork for internet governance (and internet regulatory topics) at upcoming meetings on February 6-8 and May 14-16." Read more