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How the Piikani Nation in Southern Alberta uses technology to retain its traditions.

Enabling Connectivity There is a profound connectivity “gap” in many parts of the world, particularly in developing nations. Innovative licensing and partnerships can help close the digital divide.

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US Senate Makes Moves to Reinstate Net Neutrality, But Sustainable Rules Are Still Necessary
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Access 22 May 2018

US Senate Makes Moves to Reinstate Net Neutrality, But Sustainable Rules Are Still Necessary

On May 16, the Senate passed a Congressional Review Act (CRA) to overturn the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) repeal...

Building the Digital Silk Road Together: Kyrgyz Chapter Proposes Ideas for Internet Development in Central Asia at Cambridge University Forum
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Economy 22 May 2018

Building the Digital Silk Road Together: Kyrgyz Chapter Proposes Ideas for Internet Development in Central Asia at Cambridge University Forum

Central Asia, the most remote landlocked mountainous region in the world, has some of the most expensive Internet in...

The Week in Internet News: Email Encryption Has Efail Moment
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Encryption 21 May 2018

The Week in Internet News: Email Encryption Has Efail Moment

Encryption fails: A couple of stories in the news this past week demonstrated problems with encryption, or at least,...

Dustin’s Internet Community Roadtrip: In the Bay Area, What Redwoods Can Teach Us About the Internet
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Internet Governance 18 May 2018

Dustin’s Internet Community Roadtrip: In the Bay Area, What Redwoods Can Teach Us About the Internet

Dustin Phillips, Co-Executive Director of ICANNWiki, is traveling across the United States in his red Toyota Corolla, making connections with the...

Digital Self-Defense for Palestinian Schoolgirls
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Beyond the Net 18 May 2018

Digital Self-Defense for Palestinian Schoolgirls

Cyber-bullying is a growing phenomenon amongst preteens. Studies have established that nearly 43% of children are victims of cyberbullying...

Sovereignty Is More Than a Designation, It Is a Responsibility
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Access 17 May 2018

Sovereignty Is More Than a Designation, It Is a Responsibility

The Internet can provide access to healthcare, education, and economic opportunity, but many indigenous communities face challenges to Internet...

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Fellowships for Upcoming Plenipotentiary 2018

Fellowships for Upcoming Plenipotentiary 2018

The Internet Society invites expressions of interest from chapter members for ISOC PP-18 fellowships. Deadline: 10 June 2018

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Chapter Admin Funding

Chapter Admin Funding

This funding provides an annual contribution to help Chapters manage day-to-day activities. Deadline: 30 June 2018

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Beyond the Net Funding Programme Medium or Large Scale Projects

Beyond the Net Funding Programme Medium or Large Scale Projects

The programme funds innovative projects seeking to improve the quality of people’s lives. Deadline: 29 May 2018

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Chapterthon

Chapterthon

Chapterthon is a global Internet Society (ISOC) Chapters marathon, where all ISOC Chapters can participate by developing a project...

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