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Internet Society is working closer than ever with its chapters, partners and communities on the front lines of the Internet in the United States and Canada. Together, we’re working to make the Internet a better and more inclusive place for everyone.

You can read stories from our North America Chapters here.

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Building trust online

We help lawmakers make good decisions for the Internet.

Advancing Indigenous Connectivity

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Leading IoT Security

We help leaders and countries build security into our connected future.

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Promoting a healthy Internet

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Shaping the future

We help make sure everyone can have a say in the future of the Internet.

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Supporting young leaders

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We’re stronger together than apart. There are plenty of ways to join the movement for an open, globally-connected, secure and trustworthy Internet for everyone.

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North America news

Americans Don’t Trust Politicians to Regulate the Internet
Press Releases 27 October 2020

Americans Don’t Trust Politicians to Regulate the Internet

New Internet Society survey released as Tech CEOs face Senate Commerce Committee hearing

Five Eyes renew calls for backdoors in security products
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In the News 12 October 2020

Five Eyes renew calls for backdoors in security products

SC Media
Amazon’s Latest Gimmicks Are Pushing the Limits of Privacy
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In the News 11 October 2020

Amazon’s Latest Gimmicks Are Pushing the Limits of Privacy

Wired
Amazon’s latest gimmicks are pushing the boundaries of privacy
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In the News 11 October 2020

Amazon’s latest gimmicks are pushing the boundaries of privacy

Tech2.Org
Launching the First-Ever Virtual Indigenous Connectivity Summit
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Community Networks 1 October 2020

Launching the First-Ever Virtual Indigenous Connectivity Summit

COVID-19 has moved many of our lives online, and our conversations around how to further broadband access are no...

The Internet is built on ‘intermediaries’ — they should be protected
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In the News 1 October 2020

The Internet is built on ‘intermediaries’ — they should be protected

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Our Members

The Internet Society’s North America region currently counts 7,717 individual members, out of whom 3,689 are also members of one of our 10 Chapters in the region. 

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