Fragmentation

Internet Society’s Submission to the European Commission’s Exploratory Consultation on “The future of the electronic communications sector and its infrastructure”
Strengthening the Internet 12 May 2023

Internet Society’s Submission to the European Commission’s Exploratory Consultation on “The future of the electronic communications sector and its infrastructure”

We provided feedback in response to the European Commission’s exploratory consultation on the “The future of the electronic communications...

Canadian Internet Governance Forum 2023
Online Wednesday 29 March 2023 – Wednesday 29 March 2023

Canadian Internet Governance Forum 2023

Join us at the Canadian Internet Governance Forum 2023 in discussions about Internet fragmentation.

Misguided Policies the World over Are Slowly Killing the Open Internet
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Shaping Future of the Internet 1 March 2023

Misguided Policies the World over Are Slowly Killing the Open Internet

We must defend the Internet whenever there are threats, whether they come from a country, a corporation, or a...

In One Corner, Large Telecom Operators. In the Other, Everybody Else.
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Strengthening the Internet 23 February 2023

In One Corner, Large Telecom Operators. In the Other, Everybody Else.

We encourage everyone interested in defending an open Internet to contribute to the European Commission's public consultation on the...

Internet Impact Brief: How Canada’s Online News Act Will Harm the Internet, Restricting Innovation, Security, and Growth of the Digital Economy
Internet Way of Networking 14 February 2023

Internet Impact Brief: How Canada’s Online News Act Will Harm the Internet, Restricting Innovation, Security, and Growth of the Digital Economy

Read how Canada’s Online News Act contributes to fragmentation by undermining encryption and splintering the relationship and experiences of...

Internet Fragmentation, Reconsidered
Online Monday 06 February 2023 – Monday 06 February 2023

Internet Fragmentation, Reconsidered

What does that mean? Should we be worried? Supportive? Dismayed? What happens to us if the Internet fragments into...

Local Rules for a Global Network—The Splinternet’s Insidious Alternative 
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About Internet Society 7 December 2022

Local Rules for a Global Network—The Splinternet’s Insidious Alternative 

Should an international body regulate the Internet? And what happens when domestic rules apply outside a country's borders and...

Navigating Digital Sovereignty and Its Impact on the Internet
Strengthening the Internet 1 December 2022

Navigating Digital Sovereignty and Its Impact on the Internet

Dive into a study and learn about Digital Sovereignty and its Impact on the Internet around the world.

Sanctions Can Deny Internet Access When People Need It Most
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Internet Way of Networking 28 September 2022

Sanctions Can Deny Internet Access When People Need It Most

Political actions to prevent people in other countries from access to the Internet could set a dangerous precedent that...

Editorial: Protecting the internet’s value amid global fragmentation
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Strengthening the Internet 20 August 2022

Editorial: Protecting the internet’s value amid global fragmentation

Editorial: Protecting the internet’s value amid global fragmentation The Mainichi

Protecting the Internet As We Know It – Three Things You Can Do Today To Stop the Splinternet
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Internet Way of Networking 18 May 2022

Protecting the Internet As We Know It – Three Things You Can Do Today To Stop the Splinternet

Learn how to protect what the Internet needs to exist and thrive—then do something today.

How To Protect the Internet from Becoming the Splinternet
Strengthening the Internet 12 May 2022

How To Protect the Internet from Becoming the Splinternet

The splinternet is the idea that the open, globally connected Internet we all use splinters into a collection...