Reset the Net will launch a privacy pack where normal Internet users will find free, easy to use encryption tools that directly disrupt dragnet surveillance.
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The WSIS+10 High-Level Event will be an extended version of the WSIS Forum. The Event will be held at the ITU Headquarters, Geneva from 10-13 June 2014 (9 June pre-events). It is designed to review the progress made in the implementation of the WSIS outcomes.
It is designed to review the progress made in the implementation of the WSIS outcomes under the mandates of participating agencies, and to take stock of achievements in the last 10 years based on reports of WSIS Stakeholders, including those submitted by countries, Action Line Facilitators and other stakeholders. The event will review the WSIS Outcomes (2003 and 2005) related to the WSIS Action Lines with the view of developing proposals on a new vision beyond 2015, potentially including new targets.
From 03 February - 16 March, 2014 the UN is organizing an e-discussion on the theme of “Addressing ongoing and emerging challenges for meeting the Millennium Development Goals in 2015 and for sustaining development gains in the future” also known as AMR2015. You may participate in the ongoing discussions at https://www.unteamworks.org/
Organizing an event to celebrate the Girls in ICT Day is every year on 24 April. It is a worthwhile effort. It is our chance to raise awareness about the opportunities of the ICT sector and empower girls and young women with the knowledge that careers in ICT can be for them. The event is supported by ITU.
June 20-21, 2013: Business and NGOs: Building partnerships of winners
Business and governments achieve sustainability in a fast changing global environment? What can social entrepreneurship bring to social change? How and where can civil society and private sector be partners to address challenges? Business ethics, online activism, social media, sustainability, accountability, transparency are some of the questions and topics that will be raised during these 2 days.