World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) 2017

Internet Governance, Information Society

When

12 – 16 June 2017

Where

Geneva, Switzerland

IFLA will be represented by IFLA's Manager of Policy and Advocacy Stephen Wyber and Policy and Research Officer Esmeralda Moscatelli

Description

The 2017 Conference of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) will offer an opportunity to deepen the connections between Internet governance and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.

IFLA has long argued that access to information, ito which the Internet has made such a major contribution, can and should be a driver of development. 

Conference, FAIFE (Committee on Freedom of Access to Information and Freedom of Expression), Access to information, Digital divide, Internet access, Switzerland, Internet governance

Last update: 12 January 2019