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“International Proposals to Regulate the Internet” | Internet Society

“International Proposals to Regulate the Internet” | Internet Society | Internet Policy and Internet governance | Scoop.it

Testimony of Sally Shipman Wentworth, Senior Manager of Public Policy for the Internet Society before the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

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Diplomatic Arm-Wrestling Over Scope Of International Telecommunication Regulations Treaty | Intellectual Property Watch

Diplomatic Arm-Wrestling Over Scope Of International Telecommunication Regulations Treaty | Intellectual Property Watch | Internet Policy and Internet governance | Scoop.it
As the International Telecommunication Regulations (ITRs) treaty comes under review, some observers are warning that it could change the rules of the game in internet governance.

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Should the U.N. Govern the Internet? Why It's a Bad Idea | Techland | TIME.com

Should the U.N. Govern the Internet? Why It's a Bad Idea | Techland | TIME.com | Internet Policy and Internet governance | Scoop.it
All this year, and culminating in December at the World Conference on International Telecommunications in Dubai, the nations of the world will be negotiating a treaty to govern international telecommunications services between countries.

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UN Moves on Internet Governance: Latest Dispatch

UN Moves on Internet Governance: Latest Dispatch | Internet Policy and Internet governance | Scoop.it
Some unsettling plans declared themselves at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) this week as countries prepared for the up-coming treaty-making jamboree called the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT).

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New Study Reveals How Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) Spur Internet Growth in Emerging Markets

New Study Reveals How Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) Spur Internet Growth in Emerging Markets | Internet Policy and Internet governance | Scoop.it
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UN's ITU Could Become Next Internet Freedom Threat

UN's ITU Could Become Next Internet Freedom Threat | Internet Policy and Internet governance | Scoop.it
Some of the lessons learned from the dangers of legislation like SOPA should be the need for forbearance and a well-researched, multi-stakeholder derived policy to avoid unintended consequences.

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