Tag Archive: Internet governance

Jul 18 2014

The right to privacy in the digital age

A review of the recently published report from the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the right to privacy in the digital age Two days ago, 16 July, the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ms. Navi Pillay, published a report on a study conducted by her office which “revealed a …

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Jul 04 2014

A case of mixed signals? Blocking VoIP in the Caribbean

A discussion about some Caribbean ISPs recent move to block Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) across the region. Since Sunday, 29 June, consumers across the Caribbean have been in an uproar over telecoms, especially mobile/cellular providers, blocking applications and services on their networks that use Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP). Generally, the term VoIP speaks …

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Jun 20 2014

Caribbean Perspectives on Internet Governance

A talk given on Internet Governance: why it is important, and why the Caribbean should participate in the on-going global discussions. This past April, the South School on Internet Governance, in collaboration with the Caribbean Telecommunications Union, held a four-day workshop in Trinidad and Tobago, with the objective of building Internet Governance (IG) capacity in …

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Jun 09 2014

Roundup: for the week ending 8 June 2014

A roundup of ICT/technology news from across the Caribbean region during the period Monday 2 June to Sunday 8 June 2014. Monday, 2 June 2014 Dominican spectrum award may face legal challenge Dominican Republic – The Justice and Transparency Foundation (FJT) has threatened legal action over alleged corruption in the recent award of mobile spectrum …

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Jun 06 2014

5 takeaways since we learned about Edward Snowden

To mark the one year anniversary since leaks about covert spying activities by the US National Security Agency (NSA) came to light, we highlight five learnings that have been made. Yesterday, 5 June, marks one year since the Guardian newspaper (United Kingdom) reported that there had been a leak of classified United States (US) National …

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