[IRPCoalition] Updates from #IGF2015 - DC Output Main Session and after

Marianne Franklin m.i.franklin at gold.ac.uk
Fri Nov 13 14:53:01 EET 2015

Dear all

Just a heads-up from Joao Pessoa. Yesterday afternoon, the first half of 
the DC Main Session kicked off with an overview of all the outputs that 
the IGF DCs have produced. It was instructive and inspiring. This 
morning the second part is addressing some initial findings from the 
paper-based response sheets.

These sheets are currently accessible in digital form online, and here 
is an opportunity for wider circles of communities to engage with the 
IRPC Charter in an abridged form.

The IRPC Charter work and that of other DCs could really benefit from 
this sort of exercise as it allows, in the case of the 21 ideas/articles 
presented on the IRPC Sheet, people to respond to each Article one by one.

Link is http://www.intgovforum.org/cms/surveys - click on the DC 
Accordingly and move the smiley face across with your mouse/pad. It is 
actually quite fun.
Also, the fuller set of comments on the full Charter is available for 
view, and these provide some powerful insights on how younger people 
(under-graduate age) consider the substance of the Charter. This you can 
access via 

best wishes

Marianne Franklin, PhD
Professor of Global Media and Politics
Convener: Global Media & Transnational Communications Program
Goldsmiths (University of London)
Department of Media & Communications
New Cross, London SE14 6NW
Tel: +44 20 7919 7072
<m.i.franklin at gold.ac.uk>
Chair of the Global Internet Governance Academic Network (GigaNet)
Steering Committee/Former Co-Chair Internet Rights & Principles Coalition (UN IGF)

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