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Introducing the 2022 Action Plan: A Healthy Internet for Future Generations

For the past 30 years we have strived toward our vision that the Internet is for everyone. Our 2022 Action Plan is a continuation of this work – a roadmap for tackling the threats and challenges for today’s Internet as we look to grow and strengthen it for future generations.

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Indigenous Connectivity: New Tribal Grant for Three US Community Networks

Indigenous Connectivity: New Tribal Grant for Three US Community Networks

People from Yurok, Hoopa Valley, and Bear River Band will be able to improve and expand their connectivity ...
Creating Affordable Internet Access with the Help of the Early Career Fellowship
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Creating Affordable Internet Access with the Help of the Early Career Fellowship

One of our Early Career Fellows shares his experience of the Fellowship, and his plans to buil a community network ...
Dera Brings the Internet to Farmers in Pakistan, Narrowing the Rural-Urban Divide
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Dera Brings the Internet to Farmers in Pakistan, Narrowing the Rural-Urban Divide

Read about how a vibrant community, led by young boys, built Digital Dera, Pakistan's first Digital Agriculture Community Network ...
Pandemic and Digital Transformation—The Middle East and North Africa Are Ready to Level Up
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Pandemic and Digital Transformation—The Middle East and North Africa Are Ready to Level Up

Demand for the Internet has been on the rise since the advent of COVID-19, and it’s a trend likely to stay with us for long afterwards. Even before the pandemic, ...
At the 2021 Asia-Pacific Community Networks Summit: Innovating Policymaking to Connect the Unconnected
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At the 2021 Asia-Pacific Community Networks Summit: Innovating Policymaking to Connect the Unconnected

The Internet Society and the UN have partnered to connect Asia's hardest-to-connect – and community networks play a vital role ...
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Register for the Fifth Annual Indigenous Connectivity Summit

In its second year as a virtual event, the Indigenous Connectivity Summit will take place on 12-15 October 2021. The COVID-19 pandemic showed us that those who lack connectivity face ...
Addressing Historic Inequalities in Brazil—through Community Networks

Addressing Historic Inequalities in Brazil—through Community Networks

Find out how Brazil's marginalized communities have created community networks to connect to the world and to each other ...
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Internet by the People, for the People – a View from the Digital Empowerment Foundation

The Digital Empowerment Foundation believes building community networks is something everyone can do. And people are doing it. Internet connectivity may be important for our global society, but in rural ...