[IRP] [governance] Second Latin American and Caribbean Preparatory Meeting for the IGF
Wed Jul 15 12:30:14 EEST 2009
I agree that it's a good opportunity for the IRP LAC members to meet in
I'd suggest that the members of the coalition that are keen to
organizing a meeting write directly to the group of organizers - which
includes, beside myself, Carlos Afonso, Valeria Betancourt and Raul
all the best,
Jaco Aizenman escreveu:
> 2009/7/14, Ginger Paque <gpaque at gmail.com>:
>> Hi Max and all,
>> I would be interested, but do not know if the agenda is set. Graciela
>> could tell us.
>> I think rights and principles is an especially important area for LA
>> right now.
>> What do others say?
>> Max Senges wrote:
>>> Hola Graciela, Carlos, Ginger, Olga, Jaco y todos los participantes de
>>> america latina
>>> is there interest in organizing a Rights and Principles related
>>> workshop during the Latin American IGF?
>>> On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 1:33 PM, Graciela Selaimen
>>> <graciela at rits.org.br <mailto:graciela at rits.org.br>> wrote:
>>> Dear all,
>>> [sorry for cross posting]
>>> The registrations for the Second Latin American and Caribbean
>>> Preparatory Meeting for the IGF are now open. The meeting will be
>>> held in Rio de Janeiro, in August, 2009.
>>> The proposal of the regional preparatory meetings of the IGF is
>>> being considered since the Rio de Janeiro's IGF meeting in 2007,
>>> when it was identified the need for a more intense regionalization
>>> of the IGF process. In the Egypt meeting there will be specific
>>> spaces in the schedule for regional inputs, where there will be
>>> presented the priorities of each region, discussed in the
>>> preparatory meetings. To effectively take advantage of the space
>>> dedicated to Latin America and the Caribbean, the Nupef Institute,
>>> RITS, APC, (Association for Progressive Communications) and LACNIC
>>> (Latin American and Caribbean Internet Registry) are organizing
>>> the Second Latin American and Caribbean Preparatory Meeting for
>>> the IGF - that will happen in Rio de Janeiro from August 11th to
>>> August 13th, at the Novo Mundo Hotel. This meeting has the goal to
>>> inform and raise awareness among LAC players about the topics and
>>> discussions of the global IGF, to promote the debate on central
>>> topics of the IGF 2009 and to identify the priorities of the
>>> region in each of the topics.
>>> The first meeting was organized by the same institutions, in
>>> Montevideo, in 2008, and brought important inputs for the debates
>>> that occured in the IGF Hyderabad.
>>> Detailed information about the agenda and the event organization
>>> is avalable in the following web
>>> site: http://www.nupef.org.br/igf/english/
>>> For further information about the Internet Governance Forum please
>>> http://www.intgovforum.org/ <http://www.intgovforum.org/>
>>> Results and information of the Regional Preparatory Meeting of the
>>> IGF 2008:
>>> IRP mailing list
>>> IRP at lists.internetrightsandprinciples.org
>>> <mailto:IRP at lists.internetrightsandprinciples.org>
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