[IRP] [governance] Second Latin American and Caribbean Preparatory Meeting for the IGF

Graciela Selaimen graciela
Wed Jul 15 12:30:14 EEST 2009

Dear all,

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:
> Agree!.
> 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?
>> Saludos,
>> Ginger
>> 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?
>>> Saludos
>>> Max
>>> 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
>>>     visit:
>>>     http://www.intgovforum.org/ <http://www.intgovforum.org/>
>>>     Results and information of the Regional Preparatory Meeting of the
>>>     IGF 2008:
>>>     http://lacnic.net/en/eventos/mvd2008/igf.html
>>>     regards,
>>>     Graciela
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