LACIGF Workshop for Chapter Leaders: The Internet Should Reach Everyone

Inside the framework of the 11th meeting of LACIGF, the Internet Society’s Regional Bureau in Latin America & Caribbean successfully carried out the 2018 edition of the Workshop for Chapter Leaders. In addition to addressing the key issues of the organization, the event included a session focused on personal development. The 34 participants, from 22 Chapters, also […]

NTRC’s i Squared Competition

The i2 Competition is intended to give participants the chance to change the world using their imagination and creativity and to showcase our young people’s inclination towards innovation. Innovation powers entrepreneurship. We want to provide the foundation for innovation by giving participants a forum to create great inspiring ideas that could revolutionize the Vincentian Society. Read […]

ICANN

About The ICANN Fellowship Program seeks to help create a broader base of knowledgeable constituents to engage in the ICANN multistakeholder process and become the new voice of experience in their regions and on the global stage. Through the Fellowship Program, ICANN provides coaching and travel assistance for individuals to attend an ICANN Public Meeting. During the meeting, program [...]

ARIN Fellowship

ARIN Fellowship   What is the ARIN Fellowship Program? In 2009, ARIN introduced a Fellowship Program in an effort to broaden educational outreach within the ARIN region and to bring new voices and ideas into public policy discussions. At its inception, three individuals were selected from a pool of eligible applicants; one from each sector […]

Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security

Routing Security is Vital to the Future and Stability of the Internet The Internet’s routing foundation has cracks, and they’re growing. Not a single day goes by without dozens of incidents affecting the routing system. Route hijacking, route leaks, IP address spoofing, and other harmful activities can lead to DDoS attacks, traffic inspection, lost revenue, […]

Snapshot: 2018 update of Internet speeds and pricing across the Caribbean

We are continuing our efforts to track the changes that have occurred with respect to fixed Internet broadband speeds and pricing across the Caribbean.  In this Snapshot, we summarise our findings and briefly share some of the observations we have made. METHODOLOGY Table 1: 2018 list of ISPs examined (Source: ICT Pulse) The methodology employed […]

Huggybug Your Family Today’: Don’t play around with children’s online safety

Consumers International has created a 60-second spoof advert ‘Huggy Bug Your Family’, highlighting some of the problems found in internet-connected children’s products. The film was launched at the G20 Consumer Summit in Buenos Aires on 15 May, co-hosted by Consumers International and the Argentinian National Directorate of Consumer Defence. The summit brought together governments, consumer advocates, digital […]