Resources on the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT)

The Internet Address Registry for Latin America and the Caribbean (Lacnic) offers to its community the latest developments related to the World Conference on International Telecommunications (WCIT) to be held in Dubai (United Arab Emirates) from December 3 to 14, 2012.

The available material includes press releases, articles, documents about the preparatory process and several online campaigns related to this meeting. It will also be possible to follow the latest news via Twitter under the hashtag #WCIT..

 

Documents to understand the process Press releases and articles Digital campaigns related to the conference
To understand WCIT: Basic information on the Conference by the Internet Society (ISOC). Press release: "Stop the Net Grab": NRO shares concerns about the WCIT process Change.org campaign: Stop the Net Grab
WCIT Webcast and Captioning Articles: Lacnic news selection and Internet Society news selection. Updated daily. Access now campaign: Tell the ITU the internet belongs to us!
WCIT ISSUES MATRIX (Internet proposals during the Conference) by the Internet Society (ISOC) Press release: European Parliament resolution on the World Conference on International Telecommunications Google campaign: A free and open world depends on a free and open web.
ITU blog: Conference official report [Video] Fadi Chehadé, ICANN President and CEO, explains the decision to attend the WCIT Opening Ceremony. PROTECT GLOBAL INTERNET FREEDOM campaign

 

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All the speeches available here: http://www.itu.int/en/wcit-12/Pages/speeches.aspx

Tool to help delegates more easily follow the debate and track the relevant documents: http://wcit-proposals.info/