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Addressing Historic Inequalities in Brazil—through Community Networks
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Community Networks 5 August 2021

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

Four New IXPs Take off in Central America and the Caribbean
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Infrastructure and Community Development 3 June 2021

Four New IXPs Take off in Central America and the Caribbean

According to the global IXP Database, as of January 2021, of the 630 registered Internet Exchange Points (IXPs), 229...

Are Partial Liability Rules The Path Forward For Intermediary Liability Regimes? Lessons Learned From Brazil
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In the News 1 June 2021

Are Partial Liability Rules The Path Forward For Intermediary Liability Regimes? Lessons Learned From Brazil

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In the Dominican Republic IX.DO Begins Silent Production, with Several Committed Members
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Infrastructure and Community Development 23 April 2021

In the Dominican Republic IX.DO Begins Silent Production, with Several Committed Members

The Dominican Republic’s new Internet Exchange Point (IXP) already has 24 members, three of which began exchanging traffic in...

Championing the Internet Way of Networking in Latin America
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Internet Way of Networking 30 December 2020

Championing the Internet Way of Networking in Latin America

The Internet has radically transformed our lives for the better, and the year 2020 has shown us it will...

Internet Society questions politician’s ability to regulate platforms (in Portuguese)
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In the News 9 December 2020

Internet Society questions politician’s ability to regulate platforms (in Portuguese)

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