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What’s Ahead at the 2018 Plenipotentiary Conference
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Internet Governance 21 September 2018

What’s Ahead at the 2018 Plenipotentiary Conference

Today the Internet Society published a matrix of issues that will be discussed at the International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU)...

The Second Annual Global People’s Summit: Imagine a World with Equal Opportunities
Internet Governance 21 September 2018

The Second Annual Global People’s Summit: Imagine a World with Equal Opportunities

On 22nd of September Internet Society President and CEO, Andrew Sullivan, will take the stage in New York as...

New Case Study: The Impact of a Community Network on Improving Education in Pakistan
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Community Networks 21 September 2018

New Case Study: The Impact of a Community Network on Improving Education in Pakistan

Two years ago, the Internet Society and COMSATS Internet Services, a local Internet service provider in Pakistan, ventured into...

Make It Equal: Celebrating Women Who Are Making a Difference
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Women In Tech 20 September 2018

Make It Equal: Celebrating Women Who Are Making a Difference

On 22nd September, 22 women will join a growing community of people who believe in a world of equal opportunity...

Learning by Doing: Have You Heard of the Suusamyr Community Network in Kyrgyzstan?
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Community Networks 19 September 2018

Learning by Doing: Have You Heard of the Suusamyr Community Network in Kyrgyzstan?

Last week, the Internet Society together with our Kyrgyz chapter and the wider local community held discussions about Internet...

Third Summit on Community Networks in Africa a Success
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Community Networks 18 September 2018

Third Summit on Community Networks in Africa a Success

Last week was an exceptionally exciting week for the African Regional Bureau as we successfully held, in partnership with...

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By connecting the world, working with others, and advocating for equal access to the Internet, the Internet Society strives to make the world a better place.

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Switch It On!

Switch It On!

Support our call to the nations of the world to #SwitchItOn and #KeepItOn.

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#GetIoTSmart

#GetIoTSmart

When we all #GetIoTSmart, we all win. Learn what IoT and device security mean to you.

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Beyond the Net Funding Programme

Beyond the Net Funding Programme

Our Beyond the Net Funding Programme gives Internet Society members the opportunity to contribute at a local or regional...

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